Jefferson City, MO

Cole County

What you need to know about Jefferson City, MO

Jefferson City is located in Cole County, Missouri. The population is 77% White, 17% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $47,901 and the median home value is $139,200. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Jefferson City, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Jefferson City has a Walk Score ® of 24.


Homes Owned 59.00%
59.00% Complete
Homes Rented 41.00%
41.00% Complete

Real Estate

In Jefferson City, Missouri

Ready to move to Jefferson City? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Jefferson City.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Jefferson City, Missouri

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Jefferson City rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Jefferson City, Missouri

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Jefferson City.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Jefferson City, Missouri

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Jefferson City.


Bachelor’s Degree 33%
33% Complete
Graduated High School 90%
90% Complete