Lake Viking, Missouri facts for kids
|Lake Viking, Missouri|
|• Total||8.8 sq mi (22.7 km2)|
|• Land||7.9 sq mi (20.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)|
|Elevation||942 ft (287 m)|
|• Density||61/sq mi (23.7/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||2587085|
The Lake Viking CDP is located southwest of the center of Daviess County, around a reservoir named Lake Viking, an impoundment on South Big Creek, a tributary of the Grand River. The CDP extends southwest as far as the village of Altamont. The community is 3 miles (5 km) east of Interstate 35 and 68 miles (109 km) northeast of Kansas City.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 8.8 square miles (22.7 km2), of which 7.9 square miles (20.4 km2) is land and 0.87 square miles (2.26 km2), or 9.97%, is water.
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