Pettis County

Pettis County, Missouri

415 S Ohio St
Sedalia, MO 65301
Phone: (660) 826-5395
Fax: (660) 829-0717

In west-central MO, southwest of Columbia; organized Jan 26, 1833 from Saline and Cooper counties. Name Origin: For Spencer Darwin Pettis (1802-31), U.S. representative from MO (1829-31) killed in a duel with Maj. Thomas Biddle

Area (sq mi):: 686.34 (land 684.82; water 1.52) Population per square mile: 58.60
Population 2005: 40,121 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 1.80%; 1990-2000 11.20% Population 2000: 39,403 (White 90.90%; Black or African American 3.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 4.60%). Foreign born: 2.90%. Median age: 36.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,251; median household $31,822; Population below poverty level: 12.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,849-$24,813
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.20% Median travel time to work: 18.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sedalia County seat (20,196)

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    The project was spearheaded by Pettis County Oral Health Coordinator Jeanean Sieving and Renee Fiquet-Freeman and Kim Langdon, who were coordinator and faculty of the State Fair Community College Dental Hygiene Program at the time," said Caryn Tierney, RDH, BS, MTL, current project leader.
    The Sealant Project originally took five full days out of the school year for dental hygienists to deliver sealants, education and career awareness in oral health to third graders in Pettis County.
    Childrens Therapy Center of Pettis County, DBA Center for Human Services (CHS) is a leading provider of services to children and adults with developmental disabilities.
    The Missouri Department of Economic Development awarded Pettis County a $1.
    The city's solid local economy that serves as a regional employment and economic hub for Pettis County in west-central Missouri is another factor supporting its credit quality, the agency added.
    The project started in Pettis County and has spread to several other counties.
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    The setting is Sedalia, in Pettis County, Missouri, from roughly the 1820s to 1890.
    There are no maps showing either the location of Pettis County in Missouri or the landmarks and neighborhoods within Sedalia that Cassity cites in the text.
    Address : Pettis County Courthouse, 2nd floor,425 S.
    The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will host a public hearing July 1 on a draft construction permit to expand the Central Missouri Landfill in Pettis County.
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