Durham, Missouri

Durham is an unincorporated community in southern Lewis County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is located on Route 6, approximately ten miles southwest of La Grange. Durham is part of the Quincy, IL–MO Micropolitan Statistical Area.

A post office called Durham has been in operation since 1872.[2] The community has the name of a railroad employee.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Durham, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 28 October 2016. Retrieved 26 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Lewis County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 26 October 2016.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 39°58′34″N 91°40′05″W / 39.97611°N 91.66806°W / 39.97611; -91.66806