Shannon County, Missouri

Shannon County: County in Missouri, United States


Shannon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,441 and a population density of 3 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,203 inhabitants. Its county seat is Eminence. The county was created 182 years ago in 1840.

Quick Facts about Shannon County

Population : 8,203 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
Area : 2600 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.02%
Land as percent of area : 99.98%
Named for : George Shannon
Capital : Eminence
Establishment : January 01, 1841
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:00:05 (31st March 2023)
Density : 3 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.9% (2010-2020)
Shannon County locator map
Location of Shannon County on Missouri map.
Shannon County MO courthouse 20131027 image
Shannon County MO courthouse 20131027
Shannon County MO courthouse 20131027 image


Shannon County is located at 37°9'27"N 91°24'2"W (37.1573900, -91.4005100). It has 6 neighbors: Carter County, Dent County, Howell County, Oregon County, Reynolds County and Texas County.

Shannon County map

The largest city of Shannon County is Winona with a population of 1,296. Other cities include, Birch Tree population 652 and Eminence population 581. See all Shannon County cities & populated places.

Shannon County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Winona 1,296 City in Missouri, United States
Birch Tree 652 City in Shannon County, Missouri, United States
Eminence 581 City in Missouri

Shannon County has 6 neighbours.

  • Eminence


According to census records, the population of Shannon County decreased by 2.9% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,441 - census
2011 8,412 -0.34% estimation process
2012 8,332 -0.96% estimation process
2013 8,288 -0.53% estimation process
2014 8,293 0.06% estimation process
2015 8,273 -0.24% estimation process
2016 8,222 -0.62% estimation process
2017 8,235 0.16% estimation process
2018 8,189 -0.56% estimation process
2019 8,166 -0.28% estimation process
2020 8,203 0.45% estimation process

Comitatul Shannon, Comte de Shannon, Comté de Shannon, Condado de Shannon, Condado han Shannon, Contea di Shannon, Hrabstwo Shannon, Okrug Shenon, Quan Shannon, Quận Shannon, Senon srjan, Shannon, Shannon Kun, Shannon Kūn, Shannon konderria, Shannon megye, Shannoni maakond, Shanun, Shennon, sanona ka'unti, shanon jun, shhrstan shnwn myzwry, xiang nong xian, Округ Шенон, Шанън, Шеннон, Շենոն շրջան, شانون کاؤنٹی،مسوری, شهرستان شنون، میزوری, شینن کاؤنٹی، مسوری, مقاطعة شانون, শানোন কাউন্টি, シャノン郡, 香農縣

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