Andrew County, Missouri
|Andrew County, Missouri|
Andrew County Courthouse
Location within Missouri
Missouri's location within the U.S.
|Founded||January 29, 1841|
|Named for||Andrew Jackson Davis|
|• Total||436 sq mi (1,129 km2)|
|• Land||433 sq mi (1,121 km2)|
|• Water||3.7 sq mi (10 km2), 0.9%|
|• Density||40/sq mi (20/km2)|
|Time zone||Central: UTC−6/−5|
Andrew County is a county in the northwestern U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 17,291. Its county seat is Savannah. The county was created on January 29, 1841 and named for Andrew Jackson Davis, a lawyer and prominent citizen of St. Louis.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 7, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 202.