Atchison County, Missouri. Home to rank and file Republican Congressman Sam Graves and the only county in Missouri where a majority of the population supports the Nebraska Cornhuskers (seriously).
Founded on February 14th, 1845, the county claims U.S. Senator David Rice Atchison (D-MO) as its namesake.
Atchison County Notables
Founded: February 14th, 1845
County Seat: Rock Port
Largest City: Tarkio (1,534)
Size: 550 sq mi (1,424 km2)
- Congressman Sam Graves (R-MO-06) (2001-Present)
Atchison County Courthouse (Rock Port)
Downtown Rock Port, Missouri (2010)
A bridge over the Tarkio River in Atchison County
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