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Golden, Missouri
Golden, Missouri is located in Missouri
Golden, Missouri
Golden, Missouri
Location in Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Barry
 • Total 5.7 sq mi (14.8 km2)
 • Land 5.3 sq mi (13.8 km2)
 • Water 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
1,050 ft (320 m)
 • Total 275
 • Density 53/sq mi (20.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 417
GNIS feature ID 0750065

Golden is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in southeastern Barry County, Missouri, United States approximately 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Cassville. It is located south of Table Rock Lake and one mile north of Missouri Route 86 on Highway J. At the 2020 census, Golden had a population of 275.

A post office called Golden has been in operation since 1876. The community most likely was named after the local Golden family.

Eureka Springs, Arkansas, is located about 16 miles (26 km) south of Golden.

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