Skyline of St. Louis,MO

Forward Van Linesspecializes in providing outstanding moving services to and from Missouri, with coverage from St. Louis, Columbia and St Joseph.Missouri’s geography is highly varied. The northern part of the state lies in dissected till plains, while the southern portion lies in the Ozark Mountains (a dissected plateau), with the Missouri River dividing both regions.

State webpage: www.mo.gov






Official language: English
Demonym: Missourian

Capital: Jefferson City
Largest city: Kensas City
Area: Ranked 21st in the US
  • Total: 69,704 square miles (180,533km²)
  • Width: 240 miles (385 km)
  • Length: 300 miles (480 km)
  • % Water: 1.17
  • Latitude 36 N to 40° 37′ N
  • Longitude 89° 6′ W to 95° 46′ W
Population: Ranked 18th in the US
  • Total: 6,010,688(2011est)
  • Density: 87.3per square miles (33.7km²) Ranked 28th in the US
Elevation:Taum Sauk Mountain
  • Highest point: 1,772with ft (540m)
  • Mean: 800ft (240m)
  • Lowest point: Saint Francis River at southern Arkansas border
Before statehood: Missouri Territory
Admission to Union:August 10, 1821 (24th)
Time zones:
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  • Central: UTC -6/-5
Abbreviation: MO US-MO

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