Columbia, MO 65202 ZIP Code Profile


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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Columbia, MO 65202

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hinton, MO 65202
Lindbergh, MO 65202
Midway, MO 65202
Murry, MO 65202
Prathersville, MO 65202
Shaw, MO 65202
Stephens, MO 65202

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 882
  • Single Family Addresses: 18,842
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,117
  • County: Boone County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.995, Longitude -92.316
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 65202 has segments in 2 Counties (Boone, Callaway).

Columbia, MO 65202 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 65202 to the other 1,000 ZIP Codes in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 9 99th
Population Density1 # 181 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 74 93rd
Median Household Income # 353 65th
Per Capita Income # 411 59th

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Columbia, MO 65202 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 48,245
Population in Households 47,745
Population in Familes 35,537
Population in Group Qrtrs 500
Population Density1 338
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 19,141
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 11,733
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 21,108 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,186 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,955 (37.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,967 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $150,933
Average Home Value $163,175


Median Household Income $44,410
Average Household Income $53,506
Per Capita Income $21,336
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.99% 1.3%
Households 0.94% 1.27%
Families 0.76% 1.16%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.61%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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