Callaway County, Missouri
|Callaway County, Missouri|
Location in the state of Missouri
Missouri's location in the U.S.
|Founded||November 25, 1820|
847 sq mi (2,194 km²)
835 sq mi (2,163 km²)
13 sq mi (34 km²), 1.5%
53/sq mi (20/km²)
|Time zone||Central: UTC-6/-5|
|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. Its county seat is Fulton. It is named for Captain James Callaway, grandson of Daniel Boone.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 7, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 267.