Columbia is a city located within Missouri, United States.
Columbia is very quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
In Columbia, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 55% of the dwellings in Columbia and 45% are rented. Roughly 30% of homes in this city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Some, but not all, home buyers in Columbia will live within walking distance of one of over 100 grocery stores. There are also a few choices for those who care about restaurants in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, home buyers may consider it challenging to get to high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The favored method to move around in Columbia is usually a car. Parking is easy. In contrast, a majority of the houses for sale in this city are located in areas that are not very well-suited for traveling on foot because very few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.