Missouri

established Aug. 10, 1821 formerly known as Missouri Territory
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coat of arms of Missouri
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Missouri two letter code: MO
capital: Jefferson City est. 1826
population:
6,169,270 ( 87.26 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Bullion State
Puke State
Show-Me State
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 , 1,772 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
1345 cities in Missouri
Map City Population
Kansas City 475,378
St. Louis 315,685
Springfield 166,810
Columbia 119,108
Independence 117,255
Lee's Summit 95,094
O'Fallon 85,040
St. Joseph 76,596
St. Charles 68,796
St. Peters 56,971
115 counties in Missouri
County Population
St. Louis 994,205
Jackson 703,011
St. Charles 402,022
St. Louis, City of 300,576
Greene 293,086
Clay 249,948
Jefferson 225,081
Boone 180,463
Jasper 121,328
Cass 105,780