Cooper County

Cooper County, Missouri

200 Main St
Boonville, MO 65233
Phone: (660) 882-2114
Fax: (660) 882-5645

In central MO, west of Columbia; organized Dec 17, 1818 (prior to statehood) from Howard County. Name Origin: For Sarshel Cooper (?-1814), an early settler

Area (sq mi):: 570.22 (land 565.03; water 5.19) Population per square mile: 30.60
Population 2005: 17,294 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 3.70%; 1990-2000 12.40% Population 2000: 16,670 (White 88.60%; Black or African American 9.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 35.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,648; median household $35,313; Population below poverty level: 10.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,513-$21,989
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Christopher Batzel was working as an independent contractor for Ricks Home and Commercial Repair of Cooper County when he was asked by company owner Rick Long to use the chainsaw on Aug.
Cape Girardeau has entered Round I of the audits along with the Boonville School District in Cooper County, Orchard Farm School District in St.
MICHIGAN: City of Lansing, Ingham County, five specimens (MWSU 16478, 16480, 16481, 16484, 16487); MISSOURI: Booneville, Cooper County, eight specimens (MWSU 18270-18277).