Nevada is a city located in Vernon County, Missouri. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 8,607. It is the county seat of Vernon County.
Nevada is the home of Cottey College, a junior college for women operated by the P.E.O. Sisterhood.
Web Sites and Links
Missouri State Parks and Historic Sites - Osage Village State Historic SiteDepartment of Natural Resources, Information concerning state parks and state historic sites in Missouri.
Nevada MissouriDirectory and information site for individuals, businesses, organizations, trivia, history, schools and public events.
Nevada Missouri Official siteLocal information, lodging, movies listings, news.
Nevada Missouri Area Habitat for HumanityNonprofit, ecumencial Christian housing ministry, working in partnership with people in need to build decent housing.