Cape Girardeau, Missouri 

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Population

41,588

+4.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$40,077

Median Home Price

$165,300

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Best Places to Live in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

River city - On the Mississippi River, 110 miles south of St. Louis and 175 miles north of Memphis. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Cape Girardeau, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Cape Girardeau, MO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Affordability
Low traffic
Mild winters
Cons
Weak growth
Poor health
Humid


What Bert Has To Say About Cape Girardeau Metro Area

The Cape Girardeau, MO-IL metro area is located on the Mississippi River, 110 miles south of St. Louis and 175 miles north of Memphis. Cape Girardeau is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Cape Girardeau, Bollinger and Alexander IL counties.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Cape Girardeau County
Metro Area: Cape Girardeau Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Cape Girardeau
Zip Codes: 63701 63703
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 354 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cape Girardeau is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cape Girardeau jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cape Girardeau's cost of living is 17.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Cape Girardeau's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cape Girardeau county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.5% to 26.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Cape Girardeau's population is 41,588 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cape Girardeau is Real Estate: $165,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%.

SCHOOLS
Cape Girardeau public schools spend $12,993 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Cape Girardeau. More Education



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Housing Market in Cape Girardeau

It's a good time to buy in Cape Girardeau. Home Appreciation is up 11.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Cape Girardeau is $165,300.

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Reviews for Cape Girardeau   7 Reviews
The 10 minute town - 7/30/2013
Great place to live. You can get from any point A to point B in 10 minutes. Easy to get spoiled with the... Read More

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Health Care options - 6/5/2013
For a relatively small area (city permanent population of 37,000, swelling to 100,000 during the workweek when the university is in session), Cape Girardeau has multiple... Read More

Cape - 10/25/2009
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ZIP CODES IN CAPE GIRARDEAU, MISSOURI
63701 63703

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