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Urbana, Missouri
Location of Urbana, Missouri
Location of Urbana, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Dallas
 • Total 0.96 sq mi (2.49 km2)
 • Land 0.96 sq mi (2.49 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
1,056 ft (322 m)
 • Total 417
 • Estimate 
 • Density 431.39/sq mi (166.50/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 417
FIPS code 29-75310
GNIS feature ID 0728083

Urbana is a city in Dallas County, Missouri, United States. The population was 414 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Springfield, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area.


A post office called Urbana has been in operation since 1856. The city was named after Urbana, Illinois, the native home of a share of the early settlers.


Urbana is located at 37°50′38″N 93°9′59″W / 37.84389°N 93.16639°W / 37.84389; -93.16639 (37.844025, -93.166316).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.96 square miles (2.49 km2), all of it land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1950 359
1960 348 −3.1%
1970 369 6.0%
1980 329 −10.8%
1990 350 6.4%
2000 407 16.3%
2010 417 2.5%
2019 (est.) 415 −0.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 417 people, 163 households, and 111 families living in the city. The population density was 434.4 inhabitants per square mile (167.7/km2). There were 200 housing units at an average density of 208.3 per square mile (80.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.1% White, 0.5% Native American, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 163 households, of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.1% were married couples living together, 12.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.9% were non-families. 27.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 2.95.

The median age in the city was 38.6 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.8% were from 25 to 44; 24.3% were from 45 to 64; and 19.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.8% male and 53.2% female.

Notable people

  • Guy Anthony De Marco, speculative fiction author. Winner of the HWA Silver Hammer Award and finalist for the Bram Stoker Award and the International Association of Media Tie-in Writers Scribe Award.

See also

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