Missouri Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by MO County

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Missouri
Physical Features
Arches 31
Areas 106
Bars 23
Basins 35
Bays 78
Beaches 2
Bends 179
Capes 51
Cliffs 200
Falls 6
Flats 18
Forests 66
Gaps 29
Guts 40
Islands 160
Lakes 406
Pillars 8
Plains 4
Ranges 31
Rapids 12
Ridges 260
Slopes 3
Springs 567
Streams 5,326
Summits 583
Swamps 24
Valleys 2,813
Woods 5
Missouri
Cultural Features
Airports 585
Bridges 154
Buildings 2,567
Canals 289
Cemeteries 5,732
Channels 20
Churches 4,498
Civil 2,486
Crossings 291
Dams 3,617
Hospitals 229
Levees 19
Locales 1,657
Mines 319
Oilfields 1
Parks 772
Post Offices 212
Reserves 9
Reservoirs 2,270
Schools 4,332
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 5
Bridges 14
Buildings 42
Canals 2
Capes 2
Cemeteries 25
Churches 523
Civil 42
Crossings 23
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 328
Post Offices 97
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.