Missouri Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by MO County

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Missouri
Physical Features
Arches 31
Areas 108
Bars 23
Basins 35
Bays 78
Beaches 2
Bends 178
Capes 51
Cliffs 200
Falls 6
Flats 19
Forests 66
Gaps 29
Guts 39
Islands 158
Lakes 406
Pillars 8
Plains 4
Ranges 31
Rapids 12
Ridges 260
Slopes 3
Springs 565
Streams 5,323
Summits 583
Swamps 24
Valleys 2,808
Woods 5
Missouri
Cultural Features
Airports 585
Bridges 154
Buildings 2,068
Canals 289
Cemeteries 5,729
Channels 20
Churches 4,498
Civil 2,486
Crossings 291
Dams 3,618
Hospitals 229
Levees 19
Locales 1,660
Mines 319
Oilfields 1
Parks 764
Post Offices 212
Reserves 11
Reservoirs 2,271
Schools 4,333
Towers 443
Trails 35
Tunnels 3
Wells 3
Missouri Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 20
Arches 1
Areas 1
Bars 1
Basins 1
Bays 3
Bends 4
Bridges 14
Buildings 41
Canals 2
Capes 2
Cemeteries 24
Churches 523
Civil 41
Crossings 22
Dams 11
Flats 1
Guts 6
Hospitals 7
Islands 14
Lakes 59
Levees 4
Locales 564
Military (Historical) 17
Mines 26
Parks 8
Populated Places 327
Post Offices 96
Reservoirs 18
Ridges 1
Schools 5,977
Springs 4
Streams 4
Summits 1
Swamps 5
Towers 9
Wells 1

Missouri's National
Historic Landmarks
35
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.