Holt County, Missouri

Holt County: County in Missouri, United States


Holt County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 4,912 and a population density of 4 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 4,232 inhabitants. Its county seat is Oregon. The county was created 182 years ago in 1840.

Quick Facts about Holt County

Population : 4,232 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
Different from : Holt County
Area : 1215 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.6%
Land as percent of area : 98.4%
Named for : David Rice Holt
Capital : Oregon
Establishment : January 01, 1841
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:47:41 (27th March 2023)
Density : 3 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -16.07% (2010-2020)
Holt County locator map
Location of Holt County on Missouri map.
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Holt-county-courthouse image


Holt County is located at 40°5'40"N 95°12'56"W (40.0944300, -95.2155100). It has 6 neighbors: Doniphan County, Andrew County, Atchison County, Nodaway County, Nemaha County and Richardson County.

Holt County map

The largest city of Holt County is Mound City with a population of 1,039. Other cities include, Oregon population 735, Maitland population 296, Forest City population 246 and Craig population 213. See all Holt County cities & populated places.

Holt County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Holt County.

City Name Population Title
Mound City 1,039 City in Missouri
Oregon 735 City in Holt County, Missouri, United States
Maitland 296 City in Missouri, United States
Forest City 246 City in Holt County, Missouri, United States
Craig 213 City in Missouri
Big Lake 138 Village in Holt County, Missouri
Fortescue 28 Village in the United States
Bigelow 23 Human settlement in Holt County, Missouri, United States of America
Corning 13 Village in Holt County, Missouri, United States

Holt County has 6 neighbours.

  • Oregon


According to census records, the population of Holt County decreased by 16.07% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,912 - census
2011 4,839 -1.51% estimation process
2012 4,680 -3.4% estimation process
2013 4,591 -1.94% estimation process
2014 4,530 -1.35% estimation process
2015 4,483 -1.05% estimation process
2016 4,453 -0.67% estimation process
2017 4,407 -1.04% estimation process
2018 4,412 0.11% estimation process
2019 4,403 -0.2% estimation process
2020 4,232 -4.04% estimation process

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People born in Holt County (2)

People born in Holt County, including politician Charles C. Moore, politician Alva Clark Forney, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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