Carter County, Missouri

related topics
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}

Carter County is a county located in the central western portion of the Ozark Foothills Region in Southeast Missouri in the United States. As of the 2000 U.S. Census, the county's population was 5,941. A 2008 estimate, however, showed the population to be 5,890. The largest city and county seat is Van Buren[1]. The county was officially organized on March 10, 1859, and is named after Zimri A. Carter, a pioneer settler who came to Missouri from South Carolina in 1812.



Of adults 25 years of age and older in Carter County, 66.6% possesses a high school diploma or higher while 10.8% holds a bachelor's degree or higher as their highest educational attainment.

Public Schools

Full article ▸

related documents
Greene County, Illinois
Brown County, Texas
Lewis County, Tennessee
Tate County, Mississippi
Choctaw County, Alabama
Anderson County, Texas
Bon Homme County, South Dakota
Lamar County, Texas
Caribou County, Idaho
Russell County, Kentucky
Hancock County, Kentucky
Wirt County, West Virginia
Howard County, Iowa
Burke County, Georgia
Marshall County, Minnesota
Ida County, Iowa
Sumner County, Tennessee
Somervell County, Texas
Union County, Iowa
Schuyler County, Missouri
Metcalfe County, Kentucky
Bath County, Kentucky
Clarke County, Mississippi
Campbell County, Kentucky
Carlisle County, Kentucky
Garland County, Arkansas
Ellis County, Texas
Preston County, West Virginia
Pope County, Arkansas
Mason County, Kentucky