Cape Girardeau County
There are 11 US Post Offices in Cape Girardeau County serving a total of 64,986 residents equating to 5,908 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 103,725 packages are handled across the 11 county post offices annually. Cape Girardeau County is a county located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Missouri; its eastern border is formed by the Mississippi River. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the population was 75,674. The county seat is Jackson, the first city in the US to be named in honor of President Andrew Jackson. Officially organized on October 1, 1812, the county is named after Ensign Sieur Jean Baptiste de Giradot, an official of the French colonial years. The \"cape\" in the county's name is named after a former promontory rock overlooking the Mississippi River; this feature was demolished during railroad construction. Cape Girardeau County is the central hub of the Cape Girardeau\u2013Jackson, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area. Its largest city is Cape Girardeau."