MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Jefferson City, MO

Jefferson City, MO is located in Cole County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Jefferson City is about 58,025 with about 457 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 69,643.

The Average Home Value is $159,200.00, which is roughly 24% higher than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 16% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $56,899.00, which is roughly 14% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 1% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jefferson City is about 4%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Cole County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 51.34% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 65.99%
Democratic: 32.11%
Libertarian: 1.53%
Green: 0.24%
Other: 0.13%


Nearby Locations

Westphalia, MO (8.77 mi.)
Holts Summit, MO (9.73 mi.)
Lohman, MO (10.07 mi.)
Loose Creek, MO (11.17 mi.)
Henley, MO (12.76 mi.)
Bonnots Mill, MO (13.41 mi.)
Russellville, MO (13.47 mi.)
Koeltztown, MO (13.60 mi.)
Eugene, MO (13.89 mi.)
Centertown, MO (14.58 mi.)
Tebbetts, MO (14.64 mi.)
Saint Thomas, MO (15.47 mi.)
Meta, MO (16.01 mi.)
Argyle, MO (16.10 mi.)
St Elizabeth, MO (16.22 mi.)
Freeburg, MO (16.77 mi.)
Linn, MO (16.86 mi.)
New Bloomfld, MO (17.49 mi.)
New Bloomfield, MO (17.49 mi.)
Hartsburg, MO (17.66 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 65101, 65109
Latitude : 38.558150
Longitude : -92.283092
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 796 ft.
Area Code(s) : 573

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 49.79%
Female Population Estimate : 48.83%
Median Age : 37.4
Male Median Age : 36.5
Female Median Age : 38.3

White Population Estimate : 83.52%
Black Population Estimate : 13.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.52%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.72%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.85%
Other Population Estimate : 1.15%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jefferson City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cole County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cole County: About 257 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cole County is about 32% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 11% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.