Jefferson City, MO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Jefferson City, Missouri Info Snack

Population
42,670
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
11.9%
Median Home
$161,400
Median Income
$54,003
Median Rent
$653

Jefferson City SnackAbility

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

Jefferson City, MO Crime Report

930
Total Crimes
2,180.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.06%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Jefferson City
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 930 2,180.4 3,073.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 109 255.6 542.7 387.8
Murder 2 4.7 11.8 6.5
Robbery 16 37.5 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 74 173.5 413.3 279.7
Property Crime 821 1,924.8 2,531.0 1,958.2
Burglary 70 164.1 378.8 314.2
Larceny 658 1,542.7 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 93 218.0 393.2 246.0

Jefferson City, MO Cost Of Living

88
Jefferson City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Jefferson City Missouri National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 98 96 100
Health 100 96 100
Housing 72 77 100
Transportation 101 91 100
Utilities 97 97 100

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Population over time in Jefferson City

Year Population % Change
2020 42,670 -0.8%
2019 43,013 -0.2%
2018 43,092 -0.1%
2017 43,143 -0.1%
2016 43,186 0.0%
2015 43,184 -0.0%
2014 43,202 0.5%
2013 42,983 0.5%
2012 42,749 0.9%
2011 42,374 -

Race / Ethnicity in Jefferson City

White
72.2% (30,824)
African American
19.1% (8,155)
American Indian
0.2% (78)
Asian
2.6% (1,106)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.1% (43)
Two Or More
2.2% (936)
Hispanic
3.6% (1,523)
Race Jefferson City MO USA
White 72.2% 78.8% 60.1%
African American 19.1% 11.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.6% 2.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.6% 4.3% 18.2%

Gender in Jefferson City

Female
48.5% (20,692)
Male
51.5% (21,977)
Gender Jefferson City MO USA
Female 48.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 51.5% 49.1% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
2.0% (853)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (2,986)
High School / GED
29.0% (12,374)
Some College
22.0% (9,387)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,986)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (8,534)
Master's Degree
10.0% (4,267)
Professional Degree
2.0% (853)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (426)
Education Jefferson City MO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Jefferson City, Missouri

Less than $10,000
6.3% (266,908)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (166,817)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (480,233)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.0% (341,976)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (675,107)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (889,190)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (490,596)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.5% (617,226)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (234,303)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (104,640)
Income Jefferson City MO USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 4.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 9.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.0% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.7% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.5% 14.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 5.2% 8.3%

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