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New Madrid County, Missouri


Page Contents for Gideon, Missouri

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History & History-related items


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Statistics & Facts

The Missouri state capital is Jefferson City.
The population of Gideon is approximately 1093 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 454 (1990), 418 (2010).
The amount of land area in Gideon is 4.657 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Gideon to Washington DC is 750 miles.
The distance to the Missouri state capital is 195 miles. (as the crow flies)
Gideon is positioned 36.45 degrees north of the equator and 89.91 degrees west of the prime meridian.


20 miles west of the Mississippi River just off Interstate 55 between St. Louis, Missouri and Memphis, Tennessee. It is about 200 miles south of St. Louis.
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moderate. Here is a current weather page for Gideon.
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History & History Related Items

A history page for Gideon, Missouri.

Settled largely by hunters and fur trappers until 1900, Eugene Gideon and W.P. Anderson came then to build a sawmill. The town was named for Gideon.
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Gideon City Government

Gideon has a mayor-council form of government

Volunteer Fire Dept.
Phone: (573) 448-3535

Gideon Libraries

Gideon Public Library
A Rhodes memorial library
Phone: (573) 448-3554

Gideon Schools

Gideon School District

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