New census data is showing the population of Audrain County has seen a drop.
According to the newest report, the population of the county in 2018 was 25,473.
In 2017, the population is listed as 25,600.
The report shows annual census counts going back to 2010.
Audrain County saw an increase of 486 people between 2010 and 2015 when the count peaked at 25,937.
Callaway, Randolph and Monroe also saw slight drops, while Boone and Montgomery Counties saw increases in population.