Missouri Worth County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

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

Street Address: 510 East Avenue, Grant City, MO 64456
Phone Number: (660) 564-2655 Worth 3,370 3,183

510 East Avenue, Grant City, MO 64456 N/A Worth N/A N/A

Overview of Worth County, Missouri

Worth County is a county located in the state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population is 2,382. Its county seat is Grant City.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 691 km² (267 mi²). 690 km² (267 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.09% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Taylor County, Iowa (northwest)
  • Ringgold County, Iowa (northeast)
  • Harrison County (east)
  • Gentry County (south)
  • Nodaway County (west)


As of the census of 2000, there are 2,382 people, 1,009 households, and 677 families residing in the county. The population density is 3/km² (9/mi²). There are 1,245 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (5/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.99% White, 0.17% Black or African American, 0.34% Native American, 0.08% Asian, and 0.42% from two or more races. 0.29% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,009 households out of which 28.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.40% are married couples living together, 7.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.90% are non-families. 30.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 16.70% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.31 and the average family size is 2.85.

In the county the population is spread out with 24.30% under the age of 18, 6.80% from 18 to 24, 23.50% from 25 to 44, 23.10% from 45 to 64, and 22.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 96.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 90.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,471, and the median income for a family is $34,044. Males have a median income of $24,138 versus $17,300 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,367. 14.30% of the population and 10.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 18.80% of those under the age of 18 and 11.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Allendale
  • Denver
  • Grant City
  • Irena
  • Sheridan
  • Worth

Map of Worth County Missouri