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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

West County School Sidewalk Project

November 8th, 2023|

St. Francois County is in the process of designing a project to encourage and promote walking along Highway M from Marler Road to Chanton Avenue.  Improvements will consist of adding a new concrete sidewalk [...]

Tax Sale

July 27th, 2023|

Click here to view the 2023 Tax Sale notice. Pre-register for the 2023 Tax Sale  All tax sale bidders are encouraged to pre-register with the Collector’s office the week [...]

Fire Advisory

June 29th, 2023|

Fire Advisory: Prevent Outdoor Burning  Date: June 29, 2023  Dear Residents of St Francois County,  Considering the current weather conditions and increased fire risk, St Francois County Emergency Management urges all residents to refrain [...]

Heat Safety Tips

June 28th, 2023|

Feeling the heat? Stay Cool, St. Francois County!During periods of extreme heat, if you are looking for a place to beat the heat, please contact our local 911 center at 573-431-3131. They will assist you  [...]


Upcoming Events

Offices Closed for Independence Day
Jul 4 all-day

All county offices will close July 4th, for Independence Day.

Election Day
Aug 6 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 pm

Primary Election is being held on August 6, 2024.

No-Excuse Absentee will be available for August starting July 23rd.

Candidate Filling Information

Candidates that have filled with St. Francois County Clerk's office.
Election Day
Nov 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 pm

General Election is being held on November 5, 2024.

No-Excuse Absentee will be available for November starting October 22nd.