Welcome to Stone County Missouri! Stone County is located in southwest Missouri, and our southernmost border meets Arkansas.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 511 square miles, of which 464 square miles is land and 47 square miles (9.2%) is water. Most of the water miles are from Table Rock Lake.
Stone County Communities
Branson West, Crane, Galena (county seat), Hurley, Kimberling City and Reeds Spring
Blue Eye, Coney Island, Indian Point, McCord Bend and Shell Knob (partly in Barry County)
Abesville, Cape Fair, Carico, Carr Lane, Cross Roads, Elsey, Jamesville, Lampe, Notch, Oto, Ponce de Leon, Possum Trot, Reeds Spring Junction, Union City, Viola and White City
Cost of Living
Living in Stone County makes the most of your money. There are great neighborhoods, a valuable education system, a broad range of activities nearby and a close-knit community atmosphere.
Stone County is able to offers its residents a comfortable and convenient lifestyle. The January 2011 cost of living index in Stone County was 83.2, which is low compared to the U.S. average of 100. Living in Stone County is a beneficial decision for both your wallet and your lifestyle.