Carter County, Missouri
Carter County: County in Missouri, United States
Carter County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 6,265 and a population density of 5 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 5,991 inhabitants. Its county seat is Van Buren. The county was created 163 years ago in 1859.
Quick Facts about Carter County
|Population :||5,991 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Missouri (United States)|
|Different from :||Carter County, Carter County, Carter County, Carter County|
|Area :||1318 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||0.3%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.7%|
|Named for :||Zimri A. Carter|
|Capital :||Van Buren|
|Establishment :||May 05, 1859|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||10:26:28 (28th March 2023)|
|Density :||5 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-4.57% (2010-2020)|
Carter County is located at 36°56'29"N 90°57'44"W (36.9412700, -90.9623100). It has 6 neighbors: Ripley County, Butler County, Oregon County, Reynolds County, Shannon County and Wayne County.
Carter County map
The largest city of Carter County is Van Buren with a population of 798. Other cities include, Ellsinore population 426 and Grandin population 231. See all Carter County cities & populated places.
Carter County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Carter County.
|Van Buren||798||City in Carter County, Missouri, United States|
|Ellsinore||426||City in Carter County, Missouri, United States|
|Grandin||231||City in Carter County, Missouri, United States|
Carter County has 6 neighbours.
- Ripley County county in Missouri, United States
- Butler County county in Missouri, United States of America
- Oregon County county in Missouri, United States
- Reynolds County county in Missouri, United States
- Shannon County county in Missouri, United States
- Wayne County county in Missouri, United States
- Van Buren
According to census records, the population of Carter County decreased by 4.57% in 10 years.
People born in Carter County (1)
American baseball player Oscar Jones was born in Carter County
Other places with the same name (5)
- Carter County , Tennessee county in southeastern Montana, United States with a population of 56,418 people.
- Carter County , Oklahoma county in Oklahoma, United States with a population of 48,353 people.
- Carter County , Kentucky county in Kentucky, United States with a population of 26,542 people.
- Carter County , Montana county in southeastern Montana, United States with a population of 1,235 people.
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