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Statistics & Facts

The Missouri state capital is Jefferson City.
The population of Niangua is approximately 459 (1990), 405 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 180 (1990), 174 (2010).
The amount of land area in Niangua is 1.059 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Niangua to Washington DC is 903 miles.
The distance to the Missouri state capital is 89 miles. (as the crow flies)
Niangua is positioned 37.38 degrees north of the equator and 92.82 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

The name Niangua is an Osage word. It was the first word to a white man by an Osage Chief there. It means, "Turn Back." The words spoken were: "you Ne-Ong-wa."
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Laclede Co History Society Museum
262 N Adams Ave
Lebanon, MO 65536-3046
Phone: 417-588-2441
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Niangua City Government

Niangua City Hall
Commercial St Highway M
Niangua, MO 65713
Phone: 417-473-6449


Laclede County Clerk
200 N Adams Ave
Lebanon, MO 65536-3046
Phone: 417-532-5471

Niangua Schools

Niangua School District 5
Rumsey Ave At Pine St
Niangua, MO 65713
Phone: 417-473-6101

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