There are 9 US Post Offices in Stone County serving a total of 28,360 residents equating to 3,151 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 45,266 packages are handled across the 9 county post offices annually. Stone County is a county located in the southwestern portion of the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,202. Its county seat is Galena. The county was officially organized on February 10, 1851, and is named after William Stone, an English pioneer and an early settler in Maryland who also served as Taney County Judge. Stone County is part of the Branson, MO Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Springfield-Branson, MO Combined Statistical Area."