Chloride, Missouri

Chloride is an unincorporated community in Iron County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]


A post office called Chloride was established in 1904, and remained in operation until 1953.[2] The community's name is a transfer from Chloride, Arizona, the onetime home of an early settler.[3]


  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Chloride, Missouri
  2. "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 12 October 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  3. "Iron County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.

Coordinates: 37°27′38″N 90°41′13″W / 37.46056°N 90.68694°W / 37.46056; -90.68694

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