© 2019 RentPath, LLC. All rights reserved. All photos, videos, text and other content are the property of RentPath, LLC. APARTMENT GUIDE and the APARTMENT GUIDE Trade Dress are registered trademarks of RentPath, LLC or its affiliates.
Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
Information is copyrighted and school data provided by GreatSchools.org. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Schools listed above are based on distance from the selected location and are just a sampling of the schools in the area. To find a particular school district, and how it relates to a specific apartment, please contact the apartment manager.
A small city located in Missouri, Jefferson City has slightly more than 43,000 residents. The city's population, at an average age of just under 39, is middle-of-the-pack compared to other cities in the state, which has an average age of 38. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 58% of residents own their homes. With a relatively low average rent of $658/month in the city, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in Missouri. Each month, renters in Jefferson City will save around $191 compared to the state average.
Many Jefferson City residents work in one of three industries: public administration, retail, and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 22% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 8% of residents work in sales, which ranks as the top field in the city. With an average annual income of about $61K, Jefferson City workers earn a bit less than their peers elsewhere in Missouri. Jefferson City's average income also trails the national average of $73,345. Among residents older than 25 in Jefferson City, 15% possess a Bachelor's degree and 6% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.
Jefferson City has an average commute time of about 18 minutes, outperforming the state average of about 24 minutes. Many residents (44%) drive themselves to work, while public transportation is not extensively used. Relatively few workers commute on foot.