The county seat of Jackson County, Missouri, is Independence. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 654,484, an increase of 21,250 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
Additional information is available at these pages:
Other Missouri Counties nearby:
(Carrollton) Carroll County
(Harrisonville) Cass County
(Liberty) Clay County
(Independence) Jackson County
(Warrensburg) Johnson County
(Lexington) Lafayette County
12/05 Coming to The Independence area
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival Kansas City MO June18-July7 The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is set under the stars in South Moreland Park near Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It is a perfect way to spend a summer evening with family and friends. They have several programs to study and explore such as Speaker's Bureau and Poster and Sonnet Contest. The faculty includes theatre professionals, actors, and educators experienced in performing and teaching Shakespeare. Many of the instructors are veterans of festival productions.
Greater Kansas Citry Japan Festival Kansas City MO October6 Cekebrating the cultural of Japan.