By Heartland News
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Perry County, Mo. has claimed the number-one spot in the state when it comes to census returns.
Eighty-two percent of the residents in the county returned the 2010 forms, ranking number one in the state.
"I feel really happy that our citizens responded the way they did," said Perryville City Administrator Brent Buerck.
He added that the city did a large campaign for returning the forms.