Jefferson City SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Jefferson City, Missouri Info Snack

Jefferson City is the capital of the U.S. state of Missouri and the fifteenth most populous city in the state. It is also the county seat of Cole County and the principal city of the Jefferson City Metropolitan Statistical Area. Jefferson City is named for Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States. Jefferson City currently holds, per Rand McNally, the title of America's "Most Beautiful Small Town."
Population
43,092
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$140,200
Median Income
$48,132
Median Rent
$614

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Population over time in Jefferson City

Year Population % Change
2017 43,092 -0.1%
2016 43,143 -0.1%
2015 43,186 0.0%
2014 43,184 -0.0%
2013 43,202 0.5%
2012 42,983 0.5%
2011 42,749 0.9%
2010 42,374 -

Crime in Jefferson City Per 100k

Crime Jefferson City MO USA
Violent Crime 353.6 530.3 382.9
Murder 9.3 9.8 5.3
Robbery 88.4 103.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 218.7 372.0 248.9
Property Crime 2917.0 2833.9 2362.0
Burglary 381.5 492.0 430.4
Larceny 2400.6 2016.0 1694.0
Car Theft 134.9 325.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Jefferson City

White
72.0% (31,045)
African American
18.4% (7,933)
American Indian
0.3% (145)
Asian
2.2% (939)
Hawaiian
0.1% (28)
Other
1.0% (416)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,093)
Hispanic
3.5% (1,493)
Race Jefferson City MO USA
White 72.0% 79.8% 61.5%
African American 18.4% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.2% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.5% 4.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Jefferson City, Missouri

Less than $10,000
8.4% (361,972)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (198,223)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.3% (443,847)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (517,104)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (715,327)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (835,984)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (512,794)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (504,176)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (124,966)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (94,802)
Income Jefferson City MO USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 7.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.3% 10.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 18.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 12.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 4.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 3.9% 6.3%

Gender in Jefferson City

Female
47.9% (20,659)
Male
52.1% (22,432)
Gender Jefferson City MO USA
Female 47.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jefferson City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (1,118)
9-12th Grade
6.5% (2,803)
High School / GED
30.3% (13,049)
Some College
22.1% (9,528)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (3,056)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (9,042)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,435)
Professional Degree
1.9% (815)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (242)
Education Jefferson City MO USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 3.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.5% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.3% 30.9% 27.3%
Some College 22.1% 22.4% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 17.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.2% 1.4%

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