In 2017, Jefferson City, MO had a population of 151k people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $53,680. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jefferson City, MO grew from 150,840 to 151,056, a 0.143% increase and its median household income grew from $52,662 to $53,680, a 1.93% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson City, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.58%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.74%), White (Hispanic) (1.73%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.945%). N/A% of the people in Jefferson City, MO speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jefferson City, MO are William Woods University (882 degrees awarded in 2017), State Technical College of Missouri (542 degrees), and Lincoln University (177940) (379 degrees).
The median property value in Jefferson City, MO is $143,900, and the homeownership rate is 70.8%. Most people in Jefferson City, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson City, MO is 2 cars per household.