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Fairdealing, Missouri
Census-designated place & unincorporated community
Country United States
State Missouri
Counties Ripley, Butler
Area
 • Total 5.75 sq mi (14.88 km2)
 • Land 5.73 sq mi (14.85 km2)
 • Water 0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation 460 ft (140 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 676
 • Density 118/sq mi (45.5/km2)

Fairdealing is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located in Ripley and Butler counties, Missouri, United States. As of the 2010 census, the community had a population of 676. It is located along U.S. Route 160 (US 160), 16 miles (26 km) southwest of Poplar Bluff.

A post office has been in operation at Fairdealing since 1883. Several traditions attempt to explain the name.


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