City At A Glance
About Columbia, MO
Columbia, MO, is known for having excellent schools, including the University of Missouri, which landed the city a spot on Livability's Top 10 College Towns list. Columbia also features state-of-the-art health-care facilities, family-friendly attractions, outdoor activities and affordable neighborhoods. Residents enjoy easy access to major cities, such as St. Louis and Kansas City, and have a broad selection of restaurants and eateries to choose from.