We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Macon County, Missouri. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Missouri Macon County.
1. Library System LAPLATA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 103 East Moore, La Plata, MO 63549
Phone Number: (660) 332-4945 Macon 5,774 N/A
2. Central Library LAPLATA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 103 E. Moore, Laplata, MO 63549
Phone Number: (660) 332-4945 Macon N/A N/A
3. Library System MACON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 N. Rutherford Street, Macon, MO 63552
Phone Number: (660) 385-3314 Macon 116,248 45,000
4. Central Library MACON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 N. Rutherford, Macon, MO 63552
Phone Number: (660) 385-3314 Macon N/A N/A
Overview of Macon County, Missouri
Macon County is a county located in the state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population is 15,762. Its county seat is Macon.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,104 km² (813 mi²). 2,082 km² (804 mi²) of it is land and 23 km² (9 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.08% water.
- Adair County (north)
- Knox County (northeast)
- Shelby County (east)
- Randolph County (south)
- Chariton County (southwest)
- Linn County (west)
As of the census of 2000, there are 15,762 people, 6,501 households, and 4,381 families residing in the county. The population density is 8/km² (20/mi²). There are 7,502 housing units at an average density of 4/km² (9/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 96.18% White, 2.21% Black or African American, 0.39% Native American, 0.16% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.22% from other races, and 0.83% from two or more races. 0.77% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 6,501 households out of which 29.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.70% are married couples living together, 8.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.60% are non-families. 29.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.38 and the average family size is 2.92.
In the county the population is spread out with 24.20% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 25.30% from 25 to 44, 23.90% from 45 to 64, and 19.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 95.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 90.50 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $30,195, and the median income for a family is $36,370. Males have a median income of $26,408 versus $18,275 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,189. 12.50% of the population and 8.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 15.00% of those under the age of 18 and 13.10% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
Cities and towns
According to countryaah, Macon County, Missouri has the following cities and towns:
- La Plata
- New Cambria
- South Gifford