Jefferson City, Missouri 

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MISSOURI TOTAL CASES REPORTED

25,999

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

3,091,993

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

43,092

+1.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$47,901

Median Home Price

$155,900

Best Places to Live in Jefferson City, Missouri

Capital city - East-central Missouri, 30 miles south of Columbia and I-70. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Jefferson City, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Capital-city amenities
-Historic interest
Cons
-Entertainment
-Isolation
-Arts & culture

 $24,900 
31 Cody Dr
Bed | Bath 0 | SqFt
 $459,900 
1314 Mehmert Pl
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 5115 SqFt
 $40,000 
312 Nishodse Blf
Bed | Bath 0 | SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

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 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Jefferson City jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jefferson City's cost of living is 16.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Jefferson City's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Jefferson City, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cole county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Jefferson City's population is 43,092 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jefferson City is $155,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Jefferson City

It's a good time to buy in Jefferson City. Home Appreciation is up 3.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Jefferson City Real Estate

The median home price in Jefferson City is $155,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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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ZIP CODES IN JEFFERSON CITY, MISSOURI
65109 65101

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NEW LISTINGS IN JEFFERSON CITY
$24,900
31 Cody Dr
Bed | Bath 0

$459,900
1314 Mehmert Pl
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$40,000
312 Nishodse Blf
Bed | Bath 0

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3520 W Truman Blvd
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49 Crystal Ct
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9130 US Highway 50
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