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Noble is a small unincorporated community in Ozark County, Missouri.[2] It is located on a ridge along Route A, one mile west of Route 5, twelve miles northwest of Gainesville.

Noble, Missouri
Community
Location of Noble, Missouri
Location of Noble, Missouri
Noble, Missouri
Location of Noble, Missouri
Coordinates: 36°44′52″N 92°34′7″W / 36.74778°N 92.56861°W / 36.74778; -92.56861Coordinates: 36°44′52″N 92°34′7″W / 36.74778°N 92.56861°W / 36.74778; -92.56861[1]
CountryU. S. A.
StateMissouri
CountyOzark County
Elevation330 m (1,080 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)

A post office was established at Noble in 1890, and remained in operation until 1999.[3][4] According to one tradition, one Mr. Noble, an early postmaster, gave the community his last name.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Wilhoit, Missouri, 7.5 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 2004
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Noble
  3. ^ Ozark County post offices
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 November 2016.
  5. ^ "Ozark County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016.