Welcome to Paris, Missouri!

Located in Northeast Missouri, Paris is the county seat of Monroe County. Our current population is 1,220 as of the 2010 census.

At the City of Paris we pride ourselves in the daily contribution to individual and community well being. We believe that by sharing common values we can increase the opportunity of each individual in the community. We wish to grow our community's industry and job opportunities while still maintaining our small town values.

We strive to provide our community with the best service possible. We work hard to make sure Paris is a safe, friendly, beautiful place to raise a family. Our staff is readily available to help our customers with any problems or concerns they may have. We take pride in our City and hope our Residents do the same.

For information on City Ordinances, please visit or call the City Office at (660) 327-4334. If there is anything one of our staff members can do for you, please do not hesitate to call.


Economic Sales Tax Grant Application

The City of Paris offers an Economic Sales Tax Grant to land owners and businesses for improvements to buildings and real property. Preference is given to those in the downtown area. Successful applicants can be awarded reimbursement of up to 50% of the total project, with a maximum of $5,000.

For more information, call City Hall at 660-327-4334 or you can download the application. Applications are currently closed.


City Hall
Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm


121 S Main
Paris, MO 65275
Phone: 660.327.4334
Fax: 660.327.4280

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Latest News


Reminder – Yard Waste pickup will be starting back up Friday, April 3rd and will continue on the FIRST and THIRD Friday of each month. Although we do not require limbs to be placed in bags/boxes, we do ask that you bag up any and all leaves.

Attention! All flowers and containers that you want to keep, need to be removed from Walnut Grove Cemetery before April 1. They can be replaced on or after May 10th. Starting this year, there will be a second date for flower clean up. Clean up will be the week of Labor Day. Replacement can be anytime thereafter. Thank you, City of Paris
Paris, Missouri
Paris, MissouriDec 29, 2020 @ 2:09pm

Thank you to the Monroe County Extension for bringing this great outreach to our community. Be sure to get in line at the Fair Grounds to receive a free food box. There are a limited number of boxes so don't miss out.

Paris, Missouri
Paris, MissouriDec 3, 2020 @ 10:22pm


Because of the uncertain times we are experiencing during this pandemic and the health and safety concerns of contracting Covid-19 by those who would attend the banquet, including board members, workers, sponsors and the public especially the elderly and cancer patients, The Monroe County Cancer Supporters have decided not to have a banquet and auction in March of 2021.

This annual banquet and auction are Monroe County Cancer Supporters lifeline in providing the necessary funds to financially assist Monroe County Cancer Patients.

To try to compensate for...

Paris, Missouri
Paris, MissouriNov 16, 2020 @ 10:24pm

UPDATE: This happy dog has been adopted!! Thank you for all the shares! He will spend the Holidays with his new "furever" family!

We have a new dog in the pound. If this young male beagle belongs to you, please call the City Office at (660) 327-4334. The pup will be available for adoption on November 25th. Please share the post so we can find the dog's owner.

Paris, Missouri
Paris, MissouriNov 10, 2020 @ 9:55pm
Paris, Missouri
Paris, MissouriNov 10, 2020 @ 4:04pm

With the help from the City of Paris Industrial Development Authority Board, the Water and Sewer Department now have a reliable truck to drive. The IDA Board went out for a grant and low interest loan from USDA/RD and were successful in doing so. The loan will cover the percentage that the grant won't cover. The IDA Board consists of Pam Reinhard, Erin Gruber, Nancy Bierly, Steve Jones and Carol Hall (Not pictured). The truck was delivered on October 27, 2020.

Paris, Missouri
Paris, MissouriOct 27, 2020 @ 7:10pm

The City wants to thank everyone for the positive feedback on the Fall Banners. The compliments were greatly appreciated! We would also like to give a shout out to the Senior Class of 2020 for donating the brackets that were purchased for the Senior Banners.

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