Tag Archives: Missouri

Capital: Jefferson City
Nickname: The Show Me State
Inhabitants: 6.1 million
Largest city: Kansas City
Airport: (MSY) Louis International
Fun Fact: The flag of the state is just like in the Netherlands: red, white and blue with a large seal in the middle.
About Missouri
Missouri is not only a beautiful state, with many forests, but also a musical state. Blues, jazz, bluegrass and country music are daily fare here. In fact, the town of Branson has been a country music mecca since the 1980s. Missouri has two major cities that are largely located in another state. Kansas City is half in the state of Kansas and a large part of St. Louis is in Illinois. The Mark Twain National Forest is a well-known and large nature reserve. The only National Park is in the city of St. Louis, where you can also admire the famous arc, the Gateway Arch. See mcat-test-centers for a list of 2-year colleges in Missouri including private technical schools and public community colleges within the state of Missouri.

Brief History of Missouri

Population: 6,010.688 thousand people (2011) Area: 180533.0 sq. km According to citypopulationreview.com, the 24th state of the federation, Missouri, is located in the Midwest of the United States. Its capital is Jefferson City and its major cities are Kansas City and St. Louis. In terms of land area, Missouri is ranked 21st in the state.… Read More »