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Ford City is an unincorporated community in Gentry County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

The community was named after Nicholas Ford, a U.S. Representative from Missouri. Variant names were "Ford", "Millen", and "Yolo". A post office called Ford was established in 1879, the name was changed to Ford City in 1893, and the post office closed in 1953.

Coordinates: 40°06′42″N 94°27′53″W / 40.11167°N 94.46472°W / 40.11167; -94.46472


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