Maries County, Missouri

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Maries County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population was 8,903. Its county seat is Vienna[1]. The county was organized in 1855 and named for the Maries River and Little Maries River, 'Maries' being from the French marais, meaning marsh, lake or pond.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 530 square miles (1,373 km²), of which, 528 square miles (1,367 km²) of it is land and 2 square miles (6 km²) of it (0.42%) is water.

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Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 8,903 people, 3,519 households, and 2,502 families residing in the county. The population density was 17 people per square mile (7/km²). There were 4,149 housing units at an average density of 8 per square mile (3/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 97.43% White, 0.33% Black or African American, 0.55% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.35% from other races, and 1.24% from two or more races. 1.16% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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