Missouri

established Aug. 10, 1821 formerly known as Missouri Territory
flag of Missouri
Flag
seal of Missouri
Seal
coat of arms of Missouri
Coat of arms
Missouri two letter code: MO
capital: Jefferson City est. 1826
population:
6,169,270
Nicknames:
Bullion State
Puke State
Show-Me State
165 Counties:
Adair County
Adair County/Schuyler County
Andrew County
Atchison County
Audrain County
Barry County
Barton County
Bates County
Benton County
Benton County/Pettis County
Bollinger County
Boone County
Boone County/Audrain County
Boone County/Randolph County
Buchanan County
Buchanan County/Clinton County
Butler County
Butler County/Ripley County
Caldwell County
Callaway County
Camden County
Cape Girardeau County
Carroll County
Carter County
Cass County
Cass County/Bates County
Cass County/Jackson County
Cass County/Platte County/Jackson County/Clay County
Cedar County
Chariton County
Chariton County/Linn County
Christian County
Christian County/Greene County
Christian County/Taney County
Clark County
Clay County
Clay County/Clinton County
Clinton County
Clinton County/DeKalb County
Cole County
Cole County/Callaway County
Cooper County
Crawford County
Dade County
Dallas County
Daviess County
DeKalb County
Dent County
Douglas County
Dunklin County
Franklin County
Franklin County/Crawford County
Franklin County/St. Louis County
Gasconade County
Gentry County
Greene County
Grundy County
Harrison County
Harrison County/Daviess County
Henry County
Henry County/Pettis County
Hickory County
Holt County
Howard County
Howard County/Chariton County
Howell County
Iron County
Jackson County
Jackson County/Clay County
Jasper County
Jefferson County
Johnson County
Knox County
Laclede County
Laclede County/Camden County
Laclede County/Dallas County
Laclede County/Pulaski County/Camden County
Lafayette County
Lafayette County/Jackson County
Lawrence County
Lawrence County/Barry County
Lewis County
Lincoln County
Linn County
Livingston County
Macon County
Madison County
Maries County
Maries County/Osage County
Marion County
McDonald County
Mercer County
Miller County
Miller County/Camden County
Mississippi County
Moniteau County
Monroe County
Montgomery County
Morgan County
Morgan County/Camden County
New Madrid County
Newton County
Newton County/Jasper County
Nodaway County
Oregon County
Osage County
Osage County/Gasconade County
Ozark County
Pemiscot County
Pemiscot County/New Madrid County
Perry County
Pettis County
Phelps County
Pike County
Platte County
Platte County/Buchanan County
Platte County/Clay County
Polk County
Pulaski County
Putnam County
Ralls County
Ralls County/Audrain County
Ralls County/Marion County
Ralls County/Marion County/Monroe County
Randolph County
Ray County
Ray County/Clay County
Reynolds County
Reynolds County/Dent County
Ripley County
Saline County
Saline County/Lafayette County
Schuyler County
Scotland County
Scott County
Scott County/Cape Girardeau County
Scott County/Mississippi County
Scott County/New Madrid County
Shannon County
Shelby County
St. Charles County
St. Charles County/Warren County
St. Clair County
St. Francois County
St. Louis County
St. Louis city
Ste. Genevieve County
Stoddard County
Stone County
Stone County/Barry County
Stone County/Taney County
Sullivan County
Sullivan County/Linn County
Taney County
Texas County
Texas County/Shannon County
Vernon County
Warren County
Washington County
Wayne County
Webster County
Webster County/Greene County
Worth County
Wright County
Wright County/Texas County
8 Neighboring States:
Arkansas
Illinois
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Nebraska
Oklahoma
Tennessee
6 Areacodes:
314     417     573     636     660     816    
Airport : 363
Heliport : 116
Seaplane Base : 3
Ultralight : 3
Electoral Votes: 10
State Motto: Salus populi suprema lex esto
english translation: Let the welfare of the people be the supreme law
Highest point in Missouri: Taum Sauk Mountain , 1772 feet
fossil Sea lily
fossil scientific name Delocrinus missouriensis
tree Flowering Dogwood
tree binomial nomenclature Cornus florida
flower Hawthorn
flower scientificname Crataegus
grass Big bluestem
grass scientific name Andropogon gerardii
fish Channel catfish
fish binomial nomenclature Ictalurus punctatus
bird Bluebird
game bird Bobwhite quail
reptile Three-toed box turtle
reptile scientific name Terrapene carolinasubspecies triunguis
insect European honey bee
insect scientific name Apis mellifera
horse Missouri Fox Trotter
amphibian American bullfrog
amphibian binomial nomenclature Rana catesbeiana
dinosaur Hypsibema missouriensis
land mammal Missouri mule
mineral Galena
rock or stone Mozarkite
zipcodes for Missouri : 63001 63005 63006 63010 63011 63012 63014
all 997 zipcodes for Missouri
Crime Chart Missouri Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 6,063,589 318,857,056
violent crimes 26,8561,197,987
violent crime rate442.9375.7
murder and manslaughter40314,249
murder and manslaughter rate6.64.5
rape2,379116,645
rape rate39.236.6
robbery5,592325,802
robbery rate92.2102.2
aggravated assault18,482741,291
aggravated assault rate304.8232.5
property crimes176,2378,277,829
property crime rate2906.52596.1
burglary35,2581,729,806
burglary rate581.5542.5
larceny theft124,6225,858,496
larceny theft rate2055.31837.3
motor vechicle theft16,357689,527
motor vehicle theft rate269.8216.2
Affton (21,358)
Arnold (21,357)
Ballwin (30,577)
Bellefontaine Neighbors (10,798)
Belton (23,168)
Blue Springs (54,148)
Bolivar (10,714)
Branson (11,431)
Bridgeton (11,786)
Cape Girardeau (39,462)
Carthage (14,319)
Chesterfield (47,864)
Clayton (15,884)
Columbia (119,108)
Concord (16,645)
Crestwood (11,966)
Creve Coeur (18,276)
Dardenne Prairie (12,890)
Eureka (10,602)
Excelsior Springs (11,486)
Farmington (18,181)
Ferguson (21,059)
Festus (12,065)
Florissant (52,268)
Fort Leonard Wood (17,061)
Fulton (12,939)
Gladstone (26,861)
Grain Valley (13,379)
Grandview (25,256)
Hannibal (17,839)
Hazelwood (25,661)
Independence (12,644)
Independence (117,255)
Jackson (14,869)
Jefferson City (43,169)
Jennings (14,819)
Joplin (51,818)
Kansas City (475,378)
Kennett (10,662)
Kirksville (17,520)
Kirkwood (27,750)
Lake St. Louis (15,375)
Lebanon (14,688)
Lee's Summit (95,094)
Lemay (16,239)
Liberty (30,450)
Liberty (14,808)
Manchester (18,229)
Marshall (13,039)
Maryland Heights (27,389)
Maryville (11,879)
Mehlville (29,413)
Mexico (11,660)
Moberly (13,919)
Neosho (12,156)
Nixa (20,984)
O'Fallon (85,040)
Oakville (36,776)
Old Jamestown (19,745)
Overland (15,959)
Ozark (19,120)
Polk (15,569)
Poplar Bluff (17,266)
Raymore (20,374)
Raytown (29,401)
Republic (16,005)
Rolla (20,019)
Sedalia (21,516)
Sikeston (16,436)
Spanish Lake (19,652)
Springfield (166,810)
St. Ann (12,940)
St. Charles (68,796)
St. Joseph (76,596)
St. Louis (315,685)
St. Peters (56,971)
Town and Country (11,106)
Troy (11,542)
Union (10,957)
University City (35,058)
Warrensburg (19,927)
Washington (14,050)
Webb City (11,165)
Webster Groves (23,177)
Wentzville (35,603)
West Plains (12,285)
Wildwood (35,899)