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Apartments for Rent in Columbia, MO
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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Columbia, MO last updated?

Prices and availability in Columbia, MO were last updated on 26 Jan 2023.

What are the best apartments in Columbia, MO?

The best apartments in Columbia, MO are: Courtyard Apartments, Heather Ridge, The Links at Columbia, Tiger Village and Rock Quarry Village.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Columbia, MO?

The price range for a studio apartment in Columbia, MO is between $377 and $1,840. View all studio apartments in Columbia, MO.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO is between $377 and $1,790. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Columbia, MO now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO is between $852 and $1,848. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Columbia, MO is between $1,125 and $1,425. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Columbia, MO.

What type of rental buildings are in Columbia, MO?

In Columbia, 53% of the residents are renting compared to 47% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 11% of Columbia’s rentals, 70% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 17% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Columbia, MO?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Columbia are about 25 years old, on average. Of these, 56% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About 83% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 17% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Columbia, MO?

Rental apartments in Columbia come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 1% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 19% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 46% of all rentals in Columbia. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Columbia, MO demographics

Columbia, MO has a population of 122,659 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 63,448 of Columbia’s residents are women and 59,211 are men. The median age of those who live in Columbia, MO is 28.8.

Columbia, MO households

  • 25,144 Family
    24,227 Non-family
  • 12,845 Children
    36,526 No Children
  • 49,371Total Number of Households
  • 2.31Average People Per Household
  • $53,447Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 49,371 households in Columbia, MO. 25,144 are family households and 24,227 are non-family households. There are 12,845 households with children in Columbia and 36,526 households without children. On average, about 2.31 people live in a household in Columbia, MO.

Columbia, MO education statistics

The level of education of the population of Columbia, MO is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 22% completed some high school, 20% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 28% have a Bachelor Degree, and 21% have a Graduate Degree.

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