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Take time to become acquainted with your county government. We hope what you find here gives you an idea of the importance we place on community involvement as we strive to serve each citizen of St. Francois County in the best way possible.

St. Francois County is a county located in the Lead Belt region in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 65,359. The largest city and county seat is Farmington. The county was officially organized on December 19, 1821.

Established by Missouri Statute, there are three commissioners in St. Francois County. All county business, including financial, road operations, budgeting, security and courthouse management, must go through the Commission. The Commission office is open Monday thru Friday 8 am to 4 pm. Public commission meetings are held every Tuesday morning at 10 am. To view the commission meeting  videos click here.

Important News

County Offices Closed

December 22nd, 2022|

By order of the county commission, all county buildings will be closing at 11:00 a.m. today, December 22, due to inclement weather.

Annex Building Closing at 2 p.m.

September 19th, 2022|

The Annex Building will be Closed on many afternoons due to high heat. Our Air Conditioner system is not working properly and the office heat reaches excessive temperatures during the days of high outside [...]