Jefferson City Information

Jefferson City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Jefferson City, MO

General Jefferson City Information

State: Missouri

County: Cole County

Close cities: Brazito, MO, St. Martins, MO, Taos, MO, Jefferson City, MO, Tebbetts, MO, Hartsburg, MO, Cole Junction, MO, Wardsville, MO, Holts Summit, MO, Apache Flats, MO, North Jefferson, MO, Lohman, MO

Jefferson City Population (census data)
Total 40,564 (+1.7% since 2000)
Male 20,804 (51.3%)
Female 19,760 (48.7%)

Population Density: 1,488 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.8 (US Avg is 100)

Jefferson City Elevation: 702 feet above sea level

Land Area: 27.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,306

Zip Codes: 65102, 65105, 65106, 65108, 65104, 65109, 65103, 65101, 65107, 65111, and 65110.

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Jefferson City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.7%)
  • Black (14.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (31.3%)
  • Irish (10.1%)
  • English (10.0%)
  • United States (9.4%)
  • French (3.6%)
  • Scottish (2.0%)
Foriegn Born: 1,159 people (2.9%)
  • Asia (44.4%)
  • Latin America (22.2%)
  • Europe (18.5%)
  • Africa (14.8%)

Local Jefferson City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: St. Louis University, University of Missouri

Jefferson City School Information

High Schools
Blair Oaks High (6124 Falcon Lane, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Blair Oaks R-II District)
Jefferson City High (609 Union, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Jefferson City District)
Middle Schools
Lewis And Clark Middle (325 Lewis And Clark Drive, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Jefferson City District)
Thomas Jefferson Middle (1201 Fairgrounds Road, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
Elementary Schools
Belair Elementary (701 Belair, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
Blair Oaks Elementary (6124 Falcon Lane, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Blair Oaks R-II District)
Cedar Hill Elementary (1510 Vieth, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
Clarence Lawson Elementary (1105 Fairgrounds Road, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
East Elementary (1229 E McCarty, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Jefferson City District)
Moreau Heights Elementary (1410 Hough Park, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Jefferson City District)
South Elementary (707 Linden Drive, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
Southwest Elementary (812 St. Marys Boulevard, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
Thorpe J. Gordon Elementary (1101 Jackson, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Jefferson City District)
West Elementary (100 Dix Road, Jefferson City, MO, 65109 - Jefferson City District)
Other/Private Schools
H Kenneth Kirchner State School (1403 Riverside Drive, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - State Schools For Severely Handicapped District)
Simonsen Ninth Grade Center (501 E Miller Street, Jefferson City, MO, 65101 - Jefferson City District)

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