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Flag of Missouri

  • Officially » State of Missouri
  • Capital » Jefferson City
  • Largest City » Kansas City


  • Population » 6.2 million
  • The largest urban areas are St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, and Columbia


State Parks

Route 66

Safety and Security

  • Missouri has the second highest homicide rate in the USA, with a murder rate of 18 murders per 100,000.
    • The state with the highest murder rate is Louisiana with a homicide rate of 22.9 per 100,000 people.


This page was updated March 22, 2023