Missouri Lewis County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Lewis 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 Lewis County.

1. Library System CANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 403 Lewis Street, Canton, MO 63435
Phone Number: (573) 288-5279 Lewis 8,652 11,135

2. Central Library CANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 403 Lewis Street, Canton, MO 63435
Phone Number: (573) 288-5279 Lewis N/A N/A

3. Branch Library LABELLE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 425 State, Labelle, MO 63447
Phone Number: (660) 213-3600 Lewis N/A N/A

4. Branch Library LAGRANGE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 114 S. Main, Lagrange, MO 63448
Phone Number: (573) 655-2288 Lewis N/A N/A

Overview of Lewis County, Missouri

Lewis County is a county located in the state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population is 10,494. Its county seat is Monticello.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,323 km² (511 mi²). 1,308 km² (505 mi²) of it is land and 15 km² (6 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.15% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Clark County (north)
  • Hancock County, Illinois (northeast)
  • Adams County, Illinois (southeast)
  • Marion County (south)
  • Shelby County (southwest)
  • Knox County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 10,494 people, 3,956 households, and 2,709 families residing in the county. The racial makeup of the county is 95.92% White, 2.53% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.44% from other races, and 0.73% from two or more races. 0.73% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

The average household size is 2.46 and the average family size is 3.00.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.00% under the age of 18, 12.90% from 18 to 24, 24.60% from 25 to 44, 21.40% from 45 to 64, and 16.10% who are 65 years of age or older and 51% of female population. The median age is 36 years.

Median income for a household in the county is $30,651, and the median income for a family is $35,740. The per capita income for the county is $14,746. 16.10% of the population and 10.70% of families are below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Canton
  • Ewing
  • La Belle
  • La Grange
  • Lewistown
  • Monticello

Map of Lewis County Missouri