Basic information about the Howard County
The Howard County is located in the state of Missouri. This county occupies 472 square miles, with 8 square miles being water areas. There are 10.144 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Howard County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (91.78%), followed by Black or African American (5.24%) and Two or More races (1.87%). There are 3.981 households in the county, while 65,54% of them are family households and 34,46% represent non family households. There are 5 cities and towns in Howard County. The most populated city is Fayette city and the smallest town or village is Franklin city.