Vulcan, Missouri

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Vulcan
Unincorporated community
Vulcan is located in Missouri
Vulcan
Vulcan
Location within the state of Missouri
Coordinates: 37°18′34″N 90°39′45″W / 37.30944°N 90.66250°W / 37.30944; -90.66250Coordinates: 37°18′34″N 90°39′45″W / 37.30944°N 90.66250°W / 37.30944; -90.66250
Country United States
State Missouri
County Iron
Elevation 554 ft (169 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 63675
GNIS feature ID 728225[1]

Vulcan is an unincorporated community in southern Iron County, Missouri, United States. It is located on Route 49 about twenty miles south of Ironton.

A post office called Vulcan has been in operation since 1895.[2] The community took its name from Vulcan Iron Works.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Vulcan, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 12 October 2016. 
  3. ^ "Iron County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Retrieved 12 October 2016.