Visit a Historic homestead

The Railroad was a Huge Part of Our History

Coal Miners Museum

Novinger has Great School Spirit

Historic Churches

Beautiful Farmlands Around Our Community

Popular School Events

State Park within 5 Minutes

Faith is a Huge Part of Our Lives

Award Winning School System

Wildlife Abounds

Conservation Land is all around Novinger

Community Life is About Caring


Located just west of the Chariton River, only a few miles from Kirksville. A former Coal Center, our town is turning the corner towards economic growth and is pursuing a vision of prosperity.


Novinger is a community which supports business growth. Here you can find businesses located in and around our area.
Business Directory


Novinger has a rich and storied history, especially when it comes to coal mining and the railroad.
More About Our History...




Novinger School System (Adair County R-I) is a thriving community school which has grown steadily over the past few years.
Education Information



Hunting, Fishing, and other Recreational Activities abound in our region. There are numerous Conservation Areas within 20 minutes of Novinger as well as Thousand Hills State Park. Read More...