Cities in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri by Population (2024)

There are 32 cities in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.

Note: As defined by the US Census Bureau, a city's official boundaries often extend miles beyond the city itself and may even cross county lines. As such, several thousand US cities officially exist in two or more counties (and therefore appear on multiple counties' lists of cities.)

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City
Rank
State
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Cape Girardeau1Missouri40,75039,7810.6%1,39229.27
Jackson2Missouri15,84015,4460.62%1,47410.75
Perryville3Missouri8,4888,558-0.21%1,0408.16
Scott City4Missouri4,3504,3420.05%8994.84
Chaffee5Missouri3,0153,053-0.33%1,6801.79
Marble Hill6Missouri1,3731,380-0.14%8301.65
Advance7Missouri1,3301,348-0.38%1,1911.12
Oran8Missouri1,2061,2000.08%1,1451.05
Morley9Missouri6866331.93%8560.80
Gordonville10Missouri6266220.16%8030.78
Kelso11Missouri549555-0.36%1,7320.32
Brewer12Missouri4884661.24%2092.34
Bell City13Missouri455461-0.44%8270.55
Delta14Missouri3753750%9520.39
Shakertowne15Missouri359545-11.36%2721.32
Altenburg16Missouri338344-0.59%3221.05
Millersville17Missouri257363-9.19%2271.13
Frohna18Missouri243245-0.41%2690.90
Oak Ridge19Missouri2382370%4030.59
New Hamburg20Missouri1954162.63%2200.89
Burfordville21Missouri1758315.13%5220.34
Dutchtown22Missouri154110-14.92%871.78
Shawneetown23Missouri148196-7.5%2510.59
Haywood City24Missouri1351350%3150.43
Allenville25Missouri94940%6060.15
Pocahontas26Missouri94930%9130.10
Longtown27Missouri9092-1.1%7200.13
Whitewater28Missouri85850%3970.21
Old Appleton29Missouri71710%5870.12
Biehle30Missouri37280%1670.22
Lithium31Missouri2988-23.68%380.77
New Wells32Missouri2541-13.79%430.58
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Note: City markers shown outside the county boundary mean that a part of the city extends into this county, but is primarily located in an adjacent county.

What is the largest city in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri?

Cape Girardeau is the largest city in Cape Girardeau County.

What is the smallest city in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri?

New Wells is the smallest city in Cape Girardeau County.

How many cities are in Cape Girardeau County?

There are 32 cities in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.

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