Pilot Grove, Missouri
The City of Pilot Grove is the second largest town in Cooper County located six miles south of I-70 (exit 98) on highway 135, approximately 13 miles from Boonville, Mo. The population, according to the 2010 census was 768, an increase of 45 over the 2000 census.
The City provides a full complement of services to its residents consisting of a full time City Hall (660-834-3551), Police Department (660-834-4300) and fire protection.
A number of small individual businesses that the City has are; two education facilities, a public school with Pre-school through grade 12, a vocational agriculture program with extensive welding and FFA program, a private catholic school with Pre-school through grade 8, one full time health clinic (Pilot Grove Rural Health Clinic), a lunchtime restaurant (Katarina’s Homestyle Café) along with a full time restaurant and lounge facilities (Deon’s Bar & Grill), an automotive service center (Grant’s), insurance company (Shelter Insurance), telephone and internet provider (Otelco Inc.), a 60 bed nursing home (Katy Manor), two banking facilities with ATM’s (Citizen’s Community Bank) (Alliant Bank), a city park with camping, swimming (showers during pool hours) and meeting facilities (Pilot Grove Community Building), a funeral home (Meisenheimer’s), a bed and breakfast (Katy Junction), a small fabric/gift shop (Joyce’s), Post Office, 3 beauty shops (Carla Doo’s) (Jayne’s Hair styles) (Pat’s Cuts & Curls), 3 local trucking company (Twenter Trucking) (BJ Wessing and sons)(SBT), Cooper County History Location and Research Center, full equipped laundry mat, 2 bay car wash and a small convenience store (Casey's) with limited merchandise.
The City is a major stopping, resting and refreshment station off the KATY trail which is part of the Missouri State Park system.
The surrounding landscape is basically rural with rich farm lands and serviced by one of the largest farmer-owned Co-Ops within a 50 mile radius.
Great things come in small packages!
Please enjoy your stay with us.
Also check out Settler’s Farms Stand a small deli and filling station between Pilot Grove and Boonville.