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-College-town amenities
-Educational attainment
-Cost of living


-Hot, humid summers
-Summer doldrums

What Bert Has To Say About Columbia Metro Area

Columbia is home to the University of Missouri and two smaller colleges. The area has a distinct college-town feel and most of the amenities that you would expect in a college town. Columbia also has an economic base in the insurance and medical technology industries. The downtown is clean and lively, the population is friendly and progressive; some say it is the Midwest with just a slight hint of the South. For a town with this profile, Columbia features a low cost of living and promising future job growth projections. There are plenty of recreational opportunities on and off campus, including a large state-of-the-art water park, but some complain things get pretty slow (and hot and sticky) in summers when the students leave town.


College town - North-central Missouri midway between St. Louis and Kansas City See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Boone County
Metro Area: Columbia Metro Area
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City: Columbia
Zip Codes: Columbia (zip 65202)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 887 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Columbia

    The unemployment rate in Columbia (zip 65202) is 3.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Columbia (zip 65202) jobs have Increased by 3.30 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Columbia (zip 65202)'s cost of living is 10.90% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Columbia (zip 65202)'s Cost of Living
    Columbia (zip 65202)'s population is 46,997 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 73.72 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Columbia (zip 65202) is $130,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.26%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Columbia (zip 65202) public schools spend $12,556 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.7 students per teacher in Columbia (zip 65202). Learn more...

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