Living in Columbia, MO

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Columbia, Missouri Info Snack

Population
121,230
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$191,800
Median Income
$51,276
Median Rent
$887

Columbia SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Columbia, MO Crime Report

3,644
Total Crimes
2,914.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.69%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Columbia
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,644 2,914.8 3,133.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 401 320.8 495.0 366.7
Murder 11 8.8 9.3 5.0
Robbery 74 59.2 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 247 197.6 357.4 250.2
Property Crime 3,243 2,594.0 2,638.7 2,109.9
Burglary 499 399.1 430.4 340.5
Larceny 2,431 1,944.5 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 313 250.4 343.3 219.9

Columbia, MO Cost Of Living

97
Columbia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Columbia Missouri National Average
Overall 97 91 100
Services 101 96 100
Groceries 96 99 100
Health 104 99 100
Housing 93 78 100
Transportation 93 95 100
Utilities 100 98 100

Columbia, MO Photos

Boone County Courthouse In Columbiac Missouri
Source: Public Domain
Muhospital
Source: Public Domain
Comopano
Source: Public Domain
Comobroadway
Source: Wikipedia
Tiger Hotel
Source: Public Domain
The Blue Note
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Columbia in Missouri

Map Of Columbia, MO

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2

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3

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4

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5

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6

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Population over time in Columbia

Year Population % Change
2019 121,230 0.8%
2018 120,248 1.4%
2017 118,620 1.2%
2016 117,165 1.5%
2015 115,391 2.0%
2014 113,155 1.8%
2013 111,145 2.0%
2012 109,008 2.2%
2011 106,658 1.9%
2010 104,620 -

Race / Ethnicity in Columbia

White
74.5% (90,302)
African American
10.9% (13,274)
American Indian
0.3% (396)
Asian
6.2% (7,484)
Hawaiian
0.1% (122)
Other
0.2% (226)
Two Or More
4.1% (5,003)
Hispanic
3.6% (4,423)
Race Columbia MO USA
White 74.5% 79.4% 60.7%
African American 10.9% 11.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.2% 2.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.6% 4.2% 18.0%

Gender in Columbia

Female
52.0% (62,979)
Male
48.0% (58,250)
Gender Columbia MO USA
Female 52.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (2,424)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (3,636)
High School / GED
18.0% (21,821)
Some College
19.0% (23,033)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (7,273)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (32,732)
Master's Degree
15.0% (18,184)
Professional Degree
5.0% (6,061)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (6,061)
Education Columbia MO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Columbia, Missouri

Less than $10,000
10.0% (1,212,073)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (584,150)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (1,287,042)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (1,187,167)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (1,673,708)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (1,848,299)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (1,359,997)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.6% (1,642,764)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (638,489)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (689,307)
Income Columbia MO USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 6.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 10.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.6% 13.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 4.8% 7.7%

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