Oregon County, Missouri

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Oregon County, Missouri
Map of Missouri highlighting Oregon County
Location in the state of Missouri
Map of the USA highlighting Missouri
Missouri's location in the U.S.
Founded 1845
Seat Alton
Largest City Thayer
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

792 sq mi (2,050 km²)
791 sq mi (2,050 km²)
0 sq mi (0 km²), 0.02%
 - (2000)
 - Density

13/sq mi (5/km²)
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Named for: Oregon Territory

Oregon County is a county in the U.S. state of Missouri. It was organized in 1845 and named for the Oregon Territory. As of 2000, 10,344 people lived there. Its county seat is Alton.