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Coffman, Missouri
Location of Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri
Location of Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Sainte Genevieve
Township Saline
Elevation
781 ft (238 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
63670
Area code(s) 573
FIPS code 29-15310
GNIS feature ID 716070

Coffman is an unincorporated community in Saline Township in southern Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri, in the United States. It is located about fifteen miles southwest of Ste. Genevieve.

History

A post office called Coffman was established in 1875, and remained in operation until 1942. The community of Coffman was named after John Coffman, a nearby landowner and a native of Virginia. An earlier settlement, called New Tennessee, was located near Coffman and had been founded by Protestant American settlers, many hailing from Tennessee.

Community

Coffman is home to the Crown Valley Brewing & Distilling Co. microbrewery as well as the 165 acre Crown Valley Winery.

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