Ozark County

Ozark County, Missouri

PO Box 416
Gainesville, MO 65655
Phone: (417) 679-3516
Fax: (417) 679-3209

On the central southern border of MO, southeast of Springfield; organized Jan 29, 1841 from Taney County. Name Origin: For the Ozark Mountains, whose name derives from the anglicized phonetic spelling of French aux arcs or aux Arks 'in the country of the Arkansas Indians.'

Area (sq mi):: 755.07 (land 742.15; water 12.92) Population per square mile: 12.80
Population 2005: 9,490 State rank: 92 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 11.00% Population 2000: 9,542 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 43.60
Income 2000: per capita $14,133; median household $25,861; Population below poverty level: 21.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,231-$17,797
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 29.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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During research with back-to-the-landers in Ozark County, Missouri who initiated the Ozark bioregional movement, I learned of a vinyl 45 record that unambiguously demonstrates the influence of Mother Earth News on back-to-the-landers' preconceptions of the Ozarks.
Holding company for First Home Savings Bank, First Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ FstBksh:FBSI) stated on Thursday that the jury verdict on 21 January 2011 was entered against it and the Bank in the Circuit Court of Ozark County, Missouri, after a claim by a former Bank employee regarding her termination in 2007 was tried by the jury.
Norene Prososki to publisher of the weekly Ozark County Times in Gainesville from general manager.
Norene Prosoki to publisher of the Ozark County Times in Gainesville from general manager.