Jefferson City SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
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
43,013
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$145,200
Median Income
$50,832
Median Rent
$621

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Population over time in Jefferson City

Year Population % Change
2017 43,013 -0.2%
2016 43,092 -0.1%
2015 43,143 -0.1%
2014 43,186 0.0%
2013 43,184 -0.0%
2012 43,202 0.5%
2011 42,983 0.5%
2010 42,749 0.9%
2009 42,374 -
Crime/100k Jefferson City MO USA
Violent Crime 352.3 502.1 368.9
Murder 11.7 9.9 5.0
Robbery 63.0 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 191.3 359.8 246.8
Property Crime 2979.7 2647.1 2199.5
Burglary 305.7 444.9 376.0
Larceny 2457.1 1878.8 1594.6
Car Theft 217.0 323.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Jefferson City

White
72.0% (30,954)
African American
18.6% (7,995)
American Indian
0.3% (129)
Asian
2.2% (955)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.7% (291)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,107)
Hispanic
3.7% (1,582)
Race Jefferson City MO USA
White 72.0% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 18.6% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.7% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Jefferson City, Missouri

Less than $10,000
7.6% (325,171)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (180,849)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (472,047)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (421,981)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (685,336)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (895,561)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (512,917)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (556,852)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (165,778)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (84,805)
Income Jefferson City MO USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 662.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 494.1% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 1042.1% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 1057.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 1435.4% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 1856.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 1252.9% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 1297.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 465.4% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 437.0% 697.9%

Gender in Jefferson City

Female
48.3% (20,791)
Male
51.7% (22,222)
Gender Jefferson City MO USA
Female 48.3% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.1% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,290)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (3,010)
High School / GED
28.0% (12,043)
Some College
22.0% (9,462)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,441)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (9,032)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,441)
Professional Degree
2.0% (860)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (430)
Education Jefferson City MO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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