Missouri Schuyler County Public Libraries

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Street Address: 108 E. Jackson Street, Lancaster, MO 63548
Phone Number: (660) 457-3731 Schuyler N/A N/A

108 E Jackson Street, Lancaster, MO 63548
Phone Number: (660) 457-3731 Schuyler 14,734 13,323

Overview of Schuyler County, Missouri

Schuyler County is a county located in the state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population is 4,170. Its county seat is Lancaster.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 798 km² (308 mi²). 797 km² (308 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.09% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Appanoose County, Iowa (northwest)
  • Davis County, Iowa (northeast)
  • Scotland County (east)
  • Adair County (south)
  • Putnam County (west)


As of the census of 2000, there are 4,170 people, 1,725 households, and 1,193 families residing in the county. The population density is 5/km² (14/mi²). There are 2,027 housing units at an average density of 3/km² (7/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.44% White, 0.05% Black or African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.84% from two or more races. 0.65% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,725 households out of which 29.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.10% are married couples living together, 7.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.80% are non-families. 28.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.39 and the average family size is 2.90.

In the county the population is spread out with 24.60% under the age of 18, 6.70% from 18 to 24, 24.80% from 25 to 44, 24.10% from 45 to 64, and 19.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 93.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 90.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,385, and the median income for a family is $34,564. Males have a median income of $25,625 versus $18,728 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,850. 17.00% of the population and 13.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 22.10% of those under the age of 18 and 17.60% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Schuyler County, Missouri has the following cities and towns:

  • Downing
  • Glenwood
  • Greentop
  • Lancaster
  • Queen City

Map of Schuyler County Missouri