Buchanan County, Missouri
Buchanan County: County in Virginia, United States
Buchanan County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 89,201 and a population density of 68 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 86,530 inhabitants. Its county seat is Grundy. The county was created 165 years ago in 1857.
Quick Facts about Buchanan County
|Population :||86,530 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Missouri (United States)|
|Different from :||Buchanan County, Buchanan County|
|Area :||1305 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||0.2%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.8%|
|Named for :||James Buchanan|
|Altitude :||919 feet / 280 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1858|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||05:10:28 (6th June 2023)|
|Density :||66 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-3.09% (2010-2020)|
Buchanan County is located at 39°39'35"N 94°48'22"W (39.6598600, -94.8061600). It has 6 neighbors: Russell County, Pike County, McDowell County, Dickenson County, Tazewell County and Mingo County.
Buchanan County map
The largest city of Buchanan County is Saint Joseph with a population of 74,074. Other cities include, Sparta population 2,076, Taos population 1,157, Agency population 651 and Easton population 233. See all Buchanan County cities & populated places.
Buchanan County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Buchanan County.
|Saint Joseph||74,074||County seat of Buchanan County, Missouri, United States|
|Sparta||2,076||City in Christian County, Missouri|
|Taos||1,157||City in Buchanan County, Missouri, United States|
|Agency||651||Human settlement in Buchanan County, Missouri, United States of America|
|Rushville||275||Village in the United States|
|Easton||233||City in Buchanan County, Missouri, United States|
|De Kalb||222||City in Missouri, United States|
|Lewis and Clark Village||127||Village in the United States|
- Official Website
Official website of Buchanan County
Buchanan County has 6 neighbours.
- Russell County county in Virginia, United States
- Pike County county in Kentucky, United States
- McDowell County county in West Virginia, United States
- Dickenson County county in Virginia, United States
- Tazewell County county in Virginia, United States
- Mingo County county in West Virginia, United States
According to census records, the population of Buchanan County decreased by 3.09% in 10 years.
People born in Buchanan County (1)
American judge Elizabeth A. McClanahan was born in Buchanan County
Other places with the same name (3)
- Buchanan County , Iowa county in Iowa, United States with a population of 21,287 people.
- Buchanan County , Virginia county in Virginia, United States with a population of 20,613 people.
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