Southwest City, Mo.
Southwest City is an incorporated place located in McDonald County at latitude 36.5126 and longitude -94.6113. The elevation is 938 feet. Southwest City appears on the Southwest City U.S. Geological Survey Map. McDonald County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). Observes DST? Yes. Southwest City had a population of 965; a land area of 1.46 sq. miles; a water area of 0.02 sq. miles; and a population density of 660.95 people per sq. mile according to the US Census Bureaue estimate of July 1, 2011.
Southwest City is near the only corner of Missouri not bordered by a river. All the other corners of Missouri are bordered by Mississippi, Missouri, Des Moines and St. Francis rivers.
1st Restoration by: Ozark Culture Club - 1915.
2nd Restoration by: Southwest City Lions Club - 1955
Location of marker: MO-43, OK-20 & AR-43, SW city limits, Southwest City (MO)
[This marker is the point where the 3 states borders meet.
The top stone is from 1830's and original.
The middle sections was placed in 1915.
The base and divided circle foundation were placed as part of the restoration in 1955.
This point is also the western end of the Mason-Dixon Line.]