County Profile: Barry

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Barry County was founded January 5, 1835 and takes its name from William Taylor Barry, a United States Postmaster General from Kentucky.

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Barry County Notables

Founded:  January 5, 1835

County Seat: Cassville

Largest City: Monett (8,922)

Population: 35,597

Size: 791 sq mi (2,049 km2)

Institutions: None

Famous Persons:

  • Don Johnson (Actor)

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Barry County Courthouse (Cassville)

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Don Johnson was born in Flat Creek in 1949

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The beautiful Roaring River State Park is Barry County’s premier tourist destination

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Downtown Cassville, 1910

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