Jefferson City, Missouri 

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Population

43,169

22% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$47,901

Avg. Home Price

$148,600

Best Places to Live in Jefferson City, Missouri

Capital city - East-central Missouri, 30 miles south of Columbia and I-70
Pros
-Cost of living
-Capital-city amenities
-Historic interest
Cons
-Entertainment
-Isolation
-Arts & culture

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What Bert Has To Say About Jefferson City Metro Area

Jefferson City, along the Missouri River near the center of the state, is an uninspiring capital somewhat off the beaten path. There are some capital-city amenities and a number of historic buildings and sites especially near the riverfront. Nearby water and state parks provide some outdoor recreation, most notably the Lake of the Ozarks State Park 40 miles south.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Cole County
Metro Area: Jefferson City Metro Area
City: Jefferson City
Zip Codes: 65109 65101
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 600 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Jefferson City is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jefferson City jobs have increased by 1.59%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jefferson City's cost of living is 11.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Jefferson City's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Jefferson City's population is 43,169 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.67%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jefferson City is $148,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.60%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Jefferson City public schools spend $9,879 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Jefferson City. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Jefferson City

It's a good time to buy in Jefferson City. Home Appreciation is up 2.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Jefferson City Real Estate.

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Reviews for Jefferson City   7 Reviews
Mind numbingly BORING. - 11/12/2016
Oh Jeff City is nice to look at, but absolutely nothing to do unless you're a drunk. Nightlife consists of a few dive bars and Walmart. If you want culture, see a real... Read More

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BORING!!!! - 3/21/2014
I have lived here for 28 years and its the dullest place to live. Nothing exciting happens and there is nothing to do.. The only activities are Go to a movie, a bar, or... Read More

Unpredictable but tolerable - 3/21/2014
Jefferson City is a nice community. Although crime is everywhere, it has picked up bc of some drugs that have moved in the area. Our police have been working diligently... Read More


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