Sikeston, Missouri

city in Scott County, Missouri, United States

Sikeston /ˈskstən/ is a city located both in southern Scott County and northern New Madrid County, in the state of Missouri, United States. It is the principal city of the Sikeston Micropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of all of Scott County.[1] The city has a population of 16,291, and the county has a population of 38,059.[2]


  1. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 26, 2020.
  2. "QuickFacts: Scott County, Missouri; Sikeston city, Missouri". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 14, 2024.