Columbia, MO : What you need to know

Ranked among the Top 10 College Town, the University of Missouri plays a major role in Columbia’s economy and culture and is a big reason why the city has repeated appearances on the Top 100 Best Places to Live. Well-manicured parks, good cuisine, shopping choices and nightspots help give Columbia a distinct vibe and sophistication, and luxuries include a strong healthcare system, thriving downtown and an award-winning MKT Trail for hiking and biking.

 

 


Columbia, MO City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 115391
Latest Population Increase 99.01
Median age 26.9
Median Household Income $44907
Median Home Price $176900
GreatSchools Rating
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Columbia
4.4 °C
Humidity : 29%
Wind : 9.7 km/h
5 °C
Saturday
10 °C
Sunday
16 °C
Monday

Columbia, MO Rankings

Columbia , Real Estate

Find out why Columbia, MO, was chosen as one of the best places to live in America.

Columbia, MO Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 47.8%
  Population Women 52.2%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.1
In Columbia

 
138% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Columbia

Median Population

Median age 26.9
Age 18 Over 81.2
Age 21 Over 69.3
Age 62 Over 11
Age 65 Over 8.9

Race

  Ethnicity White 78.7%
  Ethnicity Black 10%
  Ethnicity Asian 5.6%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.7%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 1%

Economics

  Median Household Income 44907
  Median Home Price 176900
  Homes Owned 52.3
  Homes Rent 47.7
  Median Property Rent 799

Language

  English Only 90.3
  English Other 9.7
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 16.8 MINUTES
in Columbia

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Columbia

Commute Types

  Walked 5.8
  Worked at Home 4
  Public Transportation 1.4
  Other Means 2.4
  Drove Alone 77.1
  Carpooled 9.2

26/100
WALK SCORE
for Columbia