Basic information about the Ray County
The Ray County is located in the state of Missouri. This county occupies 575 square miles, with 6 square miles being water areas. There are 23.494 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Ray County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (96.34%), followed by Two or More races (1.37%) and Black or African American (1.19%). There are 8.957 households in the county, while 73,28% of them are family households and 26,72% represent non family households. There are 14 cities and towns in Ray County. The most populated city is Excelsior Springs city and the smallest town or village is Elmira village.