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Scotland County, Missouri


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Statistics & Facts

The Missouri state capital is Jefferson City.
The population of Memphis is approximately 2,094 (1990), 1822 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,057 (1990), 813 (2010).
The amount of land area in Memphis is 4.06 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Memphis to Washington DC is 838 miles.
The distance to the Missouri state capital is 130 miles. (as the crow flies)
Memphis is positioned 40.46 degrees north of the equator and 92.16 degrees west of the prime meridian.


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The Family of Aircraft Engineer, Howard Hughes, is buried in Memphis, Missouri.

Downing House Museum
311 S Main St
Memphis, MO 63555-1427
Phone: 660-465-2259
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Memphis City Government

City Hall
135 S Main St
Memphis, MO 63555-1423
Phone: 660-465-7285

Memphis Fire Dept
Memphis, MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-2766

Memphis Memorial Airport
Highway 136
Memphis, MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-8595


Memphis is the County Seat of Scotland County

Scotland County Clerk
117 S Market St
Memphis, MO 63555-1449
Phone: 660-465-7027

Scotland County Memorial Hospital
Sigler St
Memphis, MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-8511
Ambulance 1(660) 465-2131
Fax 660-465-2153
Scotland County Memorial Hospital is a critical access hospital and the only hospital if a four county area of Northeast Missouri. Scotland County Memorial Hospital offers the following services: emergency department. intensive care unit . in patient & outpatient surgery including breast surgical oncology . pediatrics . internal medicine . rheumatology . ultrasound . radiology . x-ray . CT scanner . mammography . cardiopulmonary dept . physical therapy dept . cardiovascular rehabilitation dept . intermediate care . Cradle-Of-Care" birthing center . ALS Scotland County Hospital Ambulance Service

Memphis Historical Events

1872, 9 March
Ella Ewing
At the time of her death on 10 January 1913, she was officially the world's tallest woman at 8 feet 4 1/2 inches. She toured with the Barnum and Bailey Circus until her death. She was born on 9 March 1872 and was from Scotland County. The local funeral home, Gerths, took care of the arrangements. Fred Gerth, Sr. was the undertaker at her funeral. The site has pictures of the casket and other information about Ella.

Memphis Schools

Scotland County R1 High School
RR 3
Memphis, MO 63555-9803
Phone: 660-465-8907

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