Owensville is located in south central of Gasconade County, Missouri. The City is approximately 70.8 miles southwest of St. Louis, 55.5 miles southeast of Jefferson City, and 22.3 miles north of Cuba (I-44).
Missouri Highways 28 and 19 serve Owensville. In addition the City is 22 miles north of Interstate 44.
Owensville is a fourth-class municipality incorporated under Missouri law. Owensville's government is organized under a Mayor and a four-member City Council. The Council is elected from two wards on an alternating basis. The mayor is elected at-large for a two-year term. Other municipal officials include the City Administrator, City Attorney, City Judge, City Collector, City Clerk, City Marshal, and the administrative heads of the City departments.
Owensville is a city of 2,676 located in south central Gasconade County, Missouri. Owensville has experienced a 7.04% growth in population since 2000. The City is contained within 2.02 square miles and has a per square mile density of 1,281.