Gay Guide

Missouri
Pink Star Rating

6

Capital

Jefferson City

Other Main Cities/Resorts

Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield,

Gay Age of Consent

Legal?

Lesbian Age of Consent

Legal?

Straight Age of Consent

14/17

Legal Notes

In 1999, a Missouri appeals court, in State v. Cogshell, construed the sodomy statute not to apply to consensual sexual relations as amatter of interpretation. Consensual homosexual sex is therefore thought to be legal.

Population

5.60 million

Climate

Missouri has the most continental climate of any area in the USA. Winters are cold and summers warm, with frequent heat waves. The best time of year to visit is from May to September though late summer and autumn are both cooler and drier.

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