Potosi Washington County, Missouri

Potosi: County seat of Washington County, Missouri, United States

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About

Potosi is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Missouri. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,660 and a population density of 441 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 2,577 inhabitants.

The city was created 195 years ago in 1825.

Geography

Potosi is located at 37°56'11"N 90°47'16"W (37.9364400, -90.7879100).

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Potosi Quick Facts

Population : 2,577 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 63664
Phone Area Codes : 573
Area : 6.03 km2
Altitude : 879 feet / 268 meters
Capital city : Potosi is capital of Washington County
Establishment : January 01, 1826 (195 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:05:37 (28th July 2021)
Density : 427 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -3.22% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Potosi decreased by 3.22% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,660 - census
2011 2,648 -0.45% estimation process
2012 2,648 0% estimation process
2013 2,650 0.08% estimation process
2014 2,641 -0.34% estimation process
2015 2,604 -1.42% estimation process
2016 2,607 0.12% estimation process
2017 2,616 0.34% estimation process
2018 2,604 -0.46% estimation process
2019 2,577 -1.05% estimation process

Potosi zip code is 63664. County name: Washington, County fips: 29221

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People born in Potosi (7)

People born in Potosi, including baseball player Don Choate, baseball player Donne Wall, Business person in mining Firmin V. Desloge, you can see a list of people who born in Potosi.

Schools

College & universities near Potosi

Code Name City ZIP
178217 Mineral Area College Park Hills (MO) 63601-1000

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Potosi

Code Name Address Type
WAH Washington 301 West Front St. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
HEM Hermann Wharf & Gutenberg Sts. RAIL

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Washington County , MO.

City Name Population Title
Irondale 440 City in Washington County, Missouri
Mineral Point 355 Village in the United States
Summit 299 Human settlement in Missouri, United States of America
Caledonia 127 City in Washington County, Missouri, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Potosi distances to largest Missouri cities

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