Callaway County, Missouri

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Callaway County, Missouri
Map
Map of Missouri highlighting Callaway County
Location in the state of Missouri
Map of the USA highlighting Missouri
Missouri's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded November 25, 1820
Seat Fulton
Largest City Fulton
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

847 sq mi (2,194 km²)
835 sq mi (2,163 km²)
13 sq mi (34 km²), 1.5%
Population
 - (2010)
 - Density

44,332
53/sq mi (20/km²)
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Website: callawaycounty.org
Named for: James Callaway

Callaway County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. In the 2010 U.S. Census, the county's population was 44,332.[1] Its county seat is Fulton.[2] It is named for Captain James Callaway, grandson of Daniel Boone.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/29/29027.html. Retrieved September 7, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. http://www.naco.org/Counties/Pages/FindACounty.aspx. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. pp. 267. https://books.google.com/books?id=RfAuAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA267#v=onepage&q&f=false.

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