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Ozark Beach is an unincorporated community in Taney County, in the Ozarks of southern Missouri. The site is on the shoreline of Lake Taneycomo about one mile west (upstream) of Powersite Dam.

History

Ozark had its start in 1912 with the inundation of the nearby artificial lake. A post office called Ozark Beach was established in 1919, and remained in operation until 1959.

Coordinates: 36°39′32″N 93°08′20″W / 36.65889°N 93.13889°W / 36.65889; -93.13889


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