Missouri Missouri State Facts

There are fewer men than woman in Missouri. The overall gender ratio is 96 men to 100 women.

The Missouri flag was adopted on September 4, 1913. The flag has been ranked the 33rd best U.S. flag by a leading Vexillology Organization.

The Missouri quarter was the 24th quarter released overall. The quarter was released on August 4, 2003.

Recent estimates put Missouri's population at around 6,064,000 people (18th out of 56).The population density is 88.2 people per square mile (34th out of 56).

Someone from Missouri is known as a Missourian. View our List of Adjectival and Demonyms for all the States.

Missouri was the 24th state when it joined the United States on August 10, 1821. Prior to 1821, Missouri was known as "Missouri Territory (initially organized as the Louisiana Territory)."

Essential Missouri Facts

  • MO
    Postal Code
    The Missouri postal code is MO. This abbreviation has been used since the USPS first established official codes in October 1963.
  • Gender Ratio
    Gender Ratio: 96 Men to 100 Women
    Male Population: 2,974,222 men
    Female Population: 3,089,367 women
  • State Flag
    The 4 main colors in the Missouri flag are #002768, #BE0A2F, #FFFFFF, and #9A4A23
  • State Quarter
    The Missouri Quarter was released in August 08, 2003.
    Total Mintage: 0.45 billion.
    Engraver: Alfred Maletsky
  • Population and Area
    Population: 6,063,589 people
    Land Area: 68,742 square miles
    Population Density: 6,063,589 people per square mile

Areas Codes in Missouri (9)

  • 314
  • 417
  • 573
  • 618
  • 636
  • 660
  • 816
  • 870
  • 913

Missouri Counties (115)

County Top Cities
Adair County Brashear, Gibbs, Greentop, Kirksville, and Novinger
Andrew County Amazonia, Bolckow, Cosby, Fillmore, Helena, and Rea
Atchison County Fairfax, Rock Port, Tarkio, Watson, and Westboro
Audrain County Benton City, Farber, Laddonia, Martinsburg, Mexico, and Rush Hill
Barry County Butterfield, Cassville, Eagle Rock, Exeter, Golden, and Monett
Barton County Golden City, Lamar, Liberal, Milford, and Mindenmines
Bates County Adrian, Amoret, Amsterdam, Butler, Foster, and Rich Hill
Benton County Cole Camp, Edwards, Ionia, Lincoln, Mora, and Warsaw
Bollinger County Gipsy, Glenallen, Leopold, Marble Hill, Patton, and Sedgewickville
Boone County Ashland, Centralia, Columbia, Hallsville, Harrisburg, and Hartsburg
Buchanan County Agency, De Kalb, Easton, Faucett, Rushville, and Saint Joseph
Butler County Broseley, Fagus, Fisk, Harviell, Neelyville, and Poplar Bluff
Caldwell County Braymer, Breckenridge, Cowgill, Hamilton, Kidder, and Kingston
Callaway County Auxvasse, Fulton, Holts Summit, Kingdom City, Mokane, and New Bloomfield
Camden County Camdenton, Climax Springs, Lake Ozark, Linn Creek, Macks Creek, and Montreal
Cape Girardeau County Burfordville, Cape Girardeau, Daisy, Delta, Dutchtown, and Friedheim
Carroll County Bogard, Bosworth, Carrollton, De Witt, Hale, and Norborne
Carter County Ellsinore, Fremont, Grandin, and Van Buren
Cass County Archie, Belton, Cleveland, Creighton, Drexel, and East Lynne
Cedar County Caplinger Mills, El Dorado Springs, Fair Play, Jerico Springs, and Stockton
Chariton County Brunswick, Dalton, Keytesville, Mendon, Rothville, and Salisbury
Christian County Billings, Bruner, Chadwick, Chestnutridge, Clever, and Garrison
Clark County Alexandria, Kahoka, Luray, Revere, Saint Patrick, and Wayland
Clay County Excelsior Springs, Holt, Kansas City, Kearney, Liberty, and Missouri City
Clinton County Cameron, Gower, Lathrop, Plattsburg, Trimble, and Turney
Cole County Centertown, Eugene, Henley, Jefferson City, Lohman, and Russellville
Cooper County Blackwater, Boonville, Bunceton, Otterville, Pilot Grove, and Prairie Home
Crawford County Bourbon, Cherryville, Cook Sta, Cuba, Davisville, and Leasburg
Dade County Arcola, Dadeville, Everton, Greenfield, Lockwood, and South Greenfield
Dallas County Buffalo, Long Lane, Louisburg, Tunas, Urbana, and Windyville
Daviess County Altamont, Coffey, Gallatin, Jameson, Jamesport, and Lock Springs
DeKalb County Amity, Clarksdale, Maysville, Osborn, Stewartsville, and Union Star
Dent County Boss, Jadwin, Lake Spring, Lenox, and Salem
Douglas County Ava, Drury, Squires, and Vanzant
Dunklin County Arbyrd, Campbell, Cardwell, Clarkton, Gibson, and Gobler
Franklin County Beaufort, Berger, Catawissa, Gerald, Gray Summit, and Grubville
Gasconade County Bland, Gasconade, Hermann, Mount Sterling, Owensville, and Rosebud
Gentry County Albany, Darlington, Gentry, King City, Mc Fall, and Stanberry
Greene County Ash Grove, Bois D Arc, Brookline, Fair Grove, Republic, and Rogersville
Grundy County Galt, Laredo, Spickard, and Trenton
Harrison County Bethany, Blythedale, Eagleville, Gilman City, Hatfield, and Martinsville
Henry County Blairstown, Calhoun, Clinton, Deepwater, Montrose, and Urich
Hickory County Cross Timbers, Hermitage, Pittsburg, Preston, Quincy, and Weaubleau
Holt County Craig, Forest City, Maitland, Mound City, and Oregon
Howard County Armstrong, Fayette, Franklin, Glasgow, and New Franklin
Howell County Brandsville, Caulfield, Moody, Mountain View, Peace Valley, and Pomona
Iron County Annapolis, Arcadia, Belleview, Bixby, Des Arc, and Ironton
Jackson County Blue Springs, Buckner, Grain Valley, Grandview, Greenwood, and Independence
Jasper County Alba, Asbury, Avilla, Carl Junction, Carterville, and Carthage
Jefferson County Arnold, Barnhart, Cedar Hill, Crystal City, De Soto, and Dittmer
Johnson County Centerview, Chilhowee, Holden, Kingsville, Knob Noster, and Leeton
Knox County Baring, Edina, Hurdland, Knox City, Newark, and Novelty
Laclede County Conway, Eldridge, Falcon, Lebanon, Lynchburg, and Phillipsburg
Lafayette County Alma, Bates City, Concordia, Corder, Dover, and Emma
Lawrence County Aurora, Freistatt, Halltown, La Russell, Marionville, and Miller
Lewis County Canton, Durham, Ewing, La Belle, La Grange, and Lewistown
Lincoln County Elsberry, Foley, Hawk Point, Moscow Mills, Old Monroe, and Olney
Linn County Brookfield, Browning, Bucklin, Laclede, Linneus, and Marceline
Livingston County Chillicothe, Chula, Dawn, Ludlow, Mooresville, and Utica
Macon County Anabel, Atlanta, Bevier, Callao, Elmer, and Ethel
Madison County Fredericktown and Marquand
Maries County Belle, Brinktown, Meta, Vichy, and Vienna
Marion County Hannibal, Maywood, Palmyra, Philadelphia, and Taylor
McDonald County Anderson, Goodman, Lanagan, Noel, Pineville, and Powell
Mercer County Cainsville, Mercer, and Princeton
Miller County Brumley, Eldon, Iberia, Kaiser, Olean, and Saint Elizabeth
Mississippi County Anniston, Bertrand, Charleston, East Prairie, Wolf Island, and Wyatt
Moniteau County California, Clarksburg, Fortuna, High Point, Jamestown, and Latham
Monroe County Holliday, Madison, Paris, Santa Fe, and Stoutsville
Montgomery County Bellflower, High Hill, Jonesburg, Middletown, Montgomery City, and New Florence
Morgan County Barnett, Florence, Gravois Mills, Laurie, Rocky Mount, and Stover
New Madrid County Canalou, Gideon, Kewanee, Lilbourn, Marston, and Matthews
Newton County Diamond, Fairview, Granby, Joplin, Neosho, and Newtonia
Nodaway County Barnard, Burlington Junction, Clearmont, Clyde, Conception, and Conception Junction
Oregon County Alton, Couch, Koshkonong, Myrtle, and Thayer
Osage County Argyle, Bonnots Mill, Chamois, Freeburg, Koeltztown, and Linn
Ozark County Bakersfield, Brixey, Dora, Gainesville, Hardenville, and Isabella
Pemiscot County Bragg City, Braggadocio, Caruthersville, Cooter, Deering, and Hayti
Perry County Altenburg, Brazeau, Farrar, Frohna, Mc Bride, and Perryville
Pettis County Green Ridge, Houstonia, Hughesville, La Monte, Sedalia, and Smithton
Phelps County Beulah, Duke, Edgar Springs, Jerome, Newburg, and Rolla
Pike County Annada, Ashburn, Bowling Green, Clarksville, Curryville, and Eolia
Platte County Camden Point, Dearborn, Edgerton, Farley, Kansas City, and Platte City
Polk County Aldrich, Bolivar, Brighton, Dunnegan, Eudora, and Flemington
Pulaski County Crocker, Devils Elbow, Dixon, Fort Leonard Wood, Laquey, and Richland
Putnam County Livonia, Lucerne, Powersville, Unionville, and Worthington
Ralls County Center, Monroe City, New London, Perry, and Saverton
Randolph County Cairo, Clark, Clifton Hill, Higbee, Huntsville, and Jacksonville
Ray County Camden, Hardin, Henrietta, Lawson, Orrick, and Rayville
Reynolds County Black, Bunker, Centerville, Ellington, Lesterville, and Redford
Ripley County Briar, Doniphan, Fairdealing, Gatewood, Naylor, and Oxly
Saline County Arrow Rock, Blackburn, Gilliam, Malta Bend, Marshall, and Miami
Schuyler County Coatsville, Downing, Glenwood, Lancaster, and Queen City
Scotland County Arbela, Gorin, Granger, Memphis, and Rutledge
Scott County Benton, Blodgett, Chaffee, Commerce, Kelso, and Morley
Shannon County Birch Tree, Eminence, Montier, and Winona
Shelby County Bethel, Clarence, Emden, Hunnewell, Lentner, and Leonard
St. Charles County Augusta, Cottleville, Defiance, Flinthill, Foristell, and Lake Saint Louis
St. Clair County Appleton City, Collins, Lowry City, Osceola, and Roscoe
Ste. Genevieve County Bloomsdale, Saint Mary, and Sainte Genevieve
St. Francois County Bismarck, Bonne Terre, Doe Run, Farmington, French Village, and Knob Lick
St. Louis city Saint Louis
St. Louis County Ballwin, Bridgeton, Chesterfield, Earth City, Eureka, and Fenton
Stoddard County Advance, Bell City, Bernie, Bloomfield, Brownwood, and Catron
Stone County Blue Eye, Cape Fair, Crane, Galena, Hurley, and Kimberling City
Sullivan County Green Castle, Green City, Harris, Humphreys, Milan, and Newtown
Taney County Bradleyville, Branson, Cedarcreek, Forsyth, Hollister, and Kirbyville
Texas County Bucyrus, Cabool, Elk Creek, Eunice, Hartshorn, and Houston
Vernon County Bronaugh, Deerfield, Harwood, Hume, Metz, and Milo
Warren County Dutzow, Marthasville, Treloar, Truxton, Warrenton, and Wright City
Washington County Belgrade, Blackwell, Cadet, Caledonia, Fletcher, and Irondale
Wayne County Cascade, Clubb, Greenville, Lodi, Lowndes, and Mc Gee
Webster County Diggins, Elkland, Fordland, Marshfield, Niangua, and Seymour
Worth County Allendale, Denver, Grant City, Sheridan, and Worth
Wright County Graff, Grovespring, Hartville, Macomb, Mansfield, and Mountain Grove
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