St. Joseph, Missouri

county seat of Buchanan County, Missouri, United States

St. Joseph is a city in northwest Missouri. It is next to the Kansas state line north of Kansas City. It is where the famous outlaw Jesse James lived and where the Pony Express started. There is much entertainment to be seen there. And many historical sites and things. There are many shops and restaurants with delicious food. St. Joseph is well known because of the Pony Express. It is one of the biggest cities in Missouri (the eighth biggest) and was established in 1843.