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Demographics

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Total Population

124,769

Median Household Income

45,221

Total Visible Minorities

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Median Age

27.4

Us Income Distribution

According to OECD, the gini coefficient measures how the distribution of income among households within an economy deviates from a perfectly equal distribution of incomes. Simply, it measures the extent of income inequality in an economy. Inequality on the Gini scale is measured between 0, where everyone's equal, and 1, where all the country's income is earned by one person. Columbia, MO has a gini coefficient of 0.61 out of 1, while the 2015 national gini coefficient is 0.39.

Us Sex By Age

Overall, women outnumber men by 4953. people. The 25 to 29 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 643 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 22 to 24 years old, comprising 10.34 per cent of the population. Meanwhile, 74.78 per cent are part of its working-age population, or those between the ages 15 to 64 years old, while 15.8 per cent make up the younger population that will also be part of the labour force in two decades or less. At the present, 11027 people are expected to retire in the coming years.

Labor Force

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Real Estate

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Housing Occupied

91.78%

Housing Vacant

8.22%

No. of Families

23,406

No. of Non-Families

22,778

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

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Busiest Time
On Roads

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Residents Who
Work Locally

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Vehicle Drivers

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Car Ownership

Most households in Columbia, MO have three vehicles for transportation. 26253 people responding in Columbia, MO feel that having three vehicles is sufficient. Moreover, 22.97% of households say they use two vehicles. Moreover, 10732 households have four vehicles

Education

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Field of Study

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Educational Destination

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Field of Study

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Us Field Of Study

Most are in Business with 5440 people practicing it in Columbia, MO. Biological, Agricultural, & Environmental Sciences is another popular field of expertise, as 12.56% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Education, with 4309 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Pew Research Center confirms that there is still a huge need for labour in these industries. Columbia, MO has 19705 people or 50.55% of workers in STEM industries.

Taxes

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Employers

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Quality of Life

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