Real Estate Market Update for Columbia, MO
Map Information for Columbia, MO
Area Information for Columbia, MO
  • Population: 112,963
  • Median Age: 27.54 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.2 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7.6%
  • Population Density: 1,791/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 25%
  • Closest Airport: Columbia Regional
  • Closest College: Stephens College
  • Closest Jr. College: Moberly Area Community College
  • Median Household Income: $42,320
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 29.49%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.47 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $158,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Kansas City Wizards
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 23%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Columbia, MO
Median Age: 27.54 Married: 25% Number of Households: 43,845 Households with Children: 11,496
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Columbia, MO

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Eugene Field 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 2
      Thomas Benton Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 0 4
      David H. Hickman High School 1.1 mi Public 10-12 1 4
      Parkade Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Shalom Christian Academy 1.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Oakland Junior High School 1.2 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Delmar A Cobble School 1.2 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Jefferson Junior High School 1.2 mi Public 8-9 3-5 3
      John Ridgeway Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Frederick Douglass High School 1.4 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Stephens College Childrens School 1.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Derby Ridge Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Blue Ridge Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Robert E. Lee Elementary School 1.6 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      John B. Lange Middle School 1.6 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Islamic School Of Columbia-missouri 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-4 0 5
      The Playground 1.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Heritage Academy 1.8 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Alpha School 2.1 mi Public 5-12 0 0
      Cornerstone 2.1 mi Public 6-10 0 0
      West Blvd. Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Childrens House Montessori Of Columbia 2.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 3
      West Junior High School 2.6 mi Public 8-9 3-5 4
      Shepard Blvd. Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Center For Gifted Education 2.8 mi Public 1-5 0 0
      Columbia Catholic School 2.8 mi Catholic K-8 0 5
      Columbia Independent School 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Russell Blvd. Elementary School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Cedar Ridge Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-5 2 4
      College Park Christian Academy 3.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-9 0 0
      Good Shepherd Lutheran School 3.4 mi Private K-8 0 5
      Alpha Hart Lewis 3.6 mi Public K-5 0 3
      Mary Paxton Keeley Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-4 4-5 4
      Smithton Middle School 3.9 mi Public 6-7 4 4
      Fairview Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Christian Chapel Academy 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      New Haven Elementary School 4.3 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Christian Fellowship School 4.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Columbia Area Career Center 4.7 mi Public 10-12 0 0
      Ann Hawkins Gentry Middle School 4.8 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Rock Bridge Senior High School 4.8 mi Public 10-12 2-5 4
      Mill Creek Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Rock Bridge Elementary School 5.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Midway Heights Elementary School 7.5 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Two Mile Prairie Elementary School 7.8 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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