Missouri Moniteau County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

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

Street Address: 104 E. Morgan, Tipton, MO 65081
Phone Number: (660) 433-5622 Moniteau 25,090 19,607

Street Address: 104 E. Morgan ST., Tipton, MO 65081
Phone Number: (660) 433-5622 Moniteau N/A N/A

3. Branch Library WOOD PLACE LIBRARY
Street Address: 501 S. Oak ST., California, MO 65018
Phone Number: (573) 796-2642 Moniteau N/A N/A

Overview of Moniteau County, Missouri

Moniteau County is a county located in the state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population is 14,827. Its county seat is California.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,085 km² (419 mi²). 1,079 km² (417 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.56% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Cooper County (northwest)
  • Boone County (northeast)
  • Cole County (southeast)
  • Miller County (south)
  • Morgan County (southwest)


As of the census of 2000, there are 14,827 people, 5,259 households, and 3,728 families residing in the county. The population density is 14/km² (36/mi²). There are 5,742 housing units at an average density of 5/km² (14/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 92.75% White, 3.78% Black or African American, 0.40% Native American, 0.31% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 1.48% from other races, and 1.27% from two or more races. 2.93% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 5,259 households out of which 35.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.00% are married couples living together, 8.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.10% are non-families. 25.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.56 and the average family size is 3.07.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.90% under the age of 18, 8.20% from 18 to 24, 31.10% from 25 to 44, 20.90% from 45 to 64, and 13.90% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 113.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 116.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $37,168, and the median income for a family is $42,487. Males have a median income of $26,807 versus $20,853 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,609. 9.90% of the population and 7.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 13.10% of those under the age of 18 and 9.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • California
  • Clarksburg
  • Jamestown
  • Lupus
  • Tipton

Map of Moniteau County Missouri