Joplin , Jasper County, Missouri

City in southern Jasper County and northern Newton County, Missouri, USA

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Location of Joplin, MO on Missouri map.


Joplin is a city located in the county of Jasper in the U.S. state of Missouri. In the 2010 census it had a population of 50,150 inhabitants and a population density of 525 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 50,925 inhabitants.

The city was created 148 years ago in 1872.

The city has a total area of 36.89 square miles (95.56 km2).

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Joplin, MO Quick Facts

Population : 50,925 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri
County : Jasper County
Postal code : 64801–64804
Phone Area Codes : 417
Area : 95.56 km2
Altitude : 1,004 feet / 306 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1873 (148 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 21:44:28 (11th April 2021)
Zip Code : 64801
Density : 533 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.52% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 50,150 census
2011 48,350 estimation process
2012 48,483 estimation process
2013 48,896 estimation process
2014 49,402 estimation process
2015 49,780 estimation process
2016 50,192 estimation process
2017 50,469 estimation process
2018 50,604 estimation process
2019 50,925 estimation process

The population of Joplin increased by 1.52% in 9 years.

Joplin, MO zip code is 64801. County name: Jasper, County fips: 29097

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People born in Joplin, MO (79)

Many people were born here, including racecar driver Travis Webb, writer and social activist Langston Hughes, US journalist Jane Grant, you can see a list of people who born in Joplin, MO.

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Carl Junction 8,274 City
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Carterville 1,968 City in Jasper County, Missouri, United States of America
Duquesne 1,639 City in Jasper County, Missouri, United States of America
Sarcoxie 1,551 City
Duenweg 1,379 City
Jasper 972 City in Missouri, United States
Airport Drive 868 City in Jasper County, Missouri, United States of America
Alba 542 City in Jasper County, Missouri, United States
Purcell 428 City in Missouri
Carytown 283 Village in the United States
Fidelity 268 Village in the United States
Asbury 215 City
Neck City 195 City

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Joplin, MO distances to biggest Missouri cities

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