Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri

Sainte Genevieve County: County in Missouri, United States


Sainte Genevieve County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 18,145 and a population density of 14 people per km². After 5 years in 2015 county had an estimated population of 17,919 inhabitants. Its county seat is Ste. Genevieve. The county was created 211 years ago in 1811.

Sainte Genevieve County locator map
Location of Sainte Genevieve County on Missouri map.

Quick Facts about Sainte Genevieve County

Population : 17,919 (2015)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
Area : 1318 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.5%
Land as percent of area : 98.5%
Named for : Genevieve
Altitude : 768 feet / 234 meters
Capital : Ste. Genevieve
Establishment : January 01, 1812
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 05:09:16 (5th December 2023)
Density : 14 Pop. per km² as of 2015
Population growth : -1.26% (2010-2015)
Weather : 35℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
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SteGenevieve Missouri Courthouse-20150101-015-pano
SteGenevieve Missouri Courthouse-20150101-015-pano image


Sainte Genevieve County is located at 37°53'40"N 90°11'40"W (37.8944000, -90.1944200). It has 5 neighbors: Monroe County, Randolph County, Jefferson County, Perry County and Saint Francois County.

Sainte Genevieve County map

The largest city of Sainte Genevieve County is Sainte Genevieve with a population of 4,410. Other cities include, Bloomsdale population 562 and Saint Mary population 345. See all Sainte Genevieve County cities & populated places.

Sainte Genevieve County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Sainte Genevieve County.

City Name Population Title
Sainte Genevieve 4,410 City in and the county seat of Ste.
Bloomsdale 562 City in Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri, United States
Saint Mary 345 City in Missouri, United States


Sainte Genevieve County forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. more

Sainte Genevieve County has 5 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Sainte Genevieve County decreased by 1.26% in 5 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,145 - census
2011 18,162 0.09% estimation process
2012 17,760 -2.26% estimation process
2013 17,778 0.1% estimation process
2015 17,919 0.79% demographic balance

Comte de Sainte Genevieve, Comté de Sainte Genevieve, Sainte Genevieve

People born in Sainte Genevieve County (1)

Texas soldier and land owner and founder of Bryan,TX William Joel Bryan was born in Sainte Genevieve County

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