Capital: Jefferson City.
Area: 69,715 sq mi (180,560 sq km).
Population: ~ 6,160,000.
Largest cities: Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, Independence, Columbia, Lee's Summit, O'Fallon, St. Joseph, St. Charles, St. Peters, Blue Springs, Florissant, Sedalia, Arnold, Ferguson, Joplin, Chesterfield, Jefferson City, Cape Girardeau, Wildwood, University City, Wentzville, Ballwin, Liberty, Raytown, Kirkwood, Sedalia, Arnold, Ferguson, Maryland Heights, Gladstone, Hazelwood, Grandview, Webster Groves, Belton, Nixa.
National parks: Gateway Arch.
Missouri IPA, or "city of great ships," is a state in the United States' central region.seen by its occupants as a midwestern state but with a lot of southern cultural influence. The state's nickname is "Show-Me State." Missouri played a central role in the westward expansion of the United States, as commemorated by the Arch. The Pony Express, Oregon Trail, Santa Fe Trail, and California Trail all start in Missouri.
Famous tourist attractions: the Museum at the Gateway Arch; Silver Dollar City; the Missouri Botanical Garden; the City Museum;...
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