Hicks City is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

History

A post office called Hicks City was established in 1872, and remained in operation until 1906.[2] The community has the name of Russell Hicks, an original owner of the site.[3]

References

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Hicks City, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 16 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Jackson County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 16 October 2016.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 38°53′08″N 94°07′26″W / 38.88556°N 94.12389°W / 38.88556; -94.12389