Webb City, MO

Starting as a mining camp, the meteoric growth of Webb City, Missouri reached a population of more than 15,000 people in a period of about twenty-five years. Webb City occupied the central district of the largest lead and zinc mining area in the world. More than 100,000 people lived in the immediate area of the Webb City district.  This included the city of Joplin.

Ozark Gateway listings last updated Oct 15, 2019 11:34:am.