Jefferson City is the capital of the U.S. state of Missouri and the county seat of Cole County. Located in Callaway and Cole counties, it is the principal city of the Jefferson City metropolitan area, which encompasses the entirety of both counties. As of the 2010 census, the population was 43,079.
Jefferson City was named after Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States.
Jefferson City was selected as the site for a state prison and, in 1836, the Missouri State Penitentiary was opened. The prison was home to a number of infamous Americans, including: former heavyweight champion Sonny Liston, assassin James Earl Ray, and bank robber Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd.
The median income for a household in the city was $39,628, and the median income for a family was $52,627. Males had a median income of $35,050 versus $25,521 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,268. About 7.3% of families and 11.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.1% of those under age 18 and 7.1% of those age 65 or over.
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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL
Tina's Braiding - Category: Hair Salons -
Jefferson City, MO 65101 (573) 634-7600
BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.
Lincoln University - Category: Historically Black College - 820 Chestnut Jefferson City, MO 65102-0029 (573) 681-5000 - (visit website)
DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD
A Taste of Heaven Catering & Bistro - Category: Weddings, Specializing In Italian Food, Soul Food - 1401 W Main St, Jefferson City, MO 65109 (573) 893-3762
Bandanas Barbecue - Category: BBQ - 2336 Missouri Blvd
Jefferson City, MO 65109 (573) 634-7427 - (reviews)
Lutz's BBQ - Category: BBQ - 3505 Missouri Boulevard, Jefferson City, MO (573) 636-4227 - (reviews)
CITY VIDEO CONNECTION
Jefferson City Promotional DVD
PHYSHA P TO OPEN FOR JUICY J AT LINCOLN UNIVERSITY'S 2013 HOMECOMING
- Physha P Officially Returns To The Stage After A Touring Hiatus As The Opening Act For Academy Award Winning Rap Superstar Juicy J
New York, NY & Los Angeles, CA October 23, 2013 Lincoln University's 2013 Homecoming is to feature a live performance by the eclectic Hip-Hop act Physha P (fish-uh-p) on Saturday, October 25th, 2013, 9PM EST at the Rivero Hall Gymnasium. Physha P's performance will feature a preview of the tentative single "#GetLight" by Physha P's b.i.g. Lou. Being selected as the opening act for Rap superstar Juicy J marks another high point in Physha P's career. This performance feature comes off the heels of Physha P's Do What You Do (2013 Remix)" feature on MTV's hit series Washington Heights earlier this year, which was in addition to a the act's multi-show, multi-song licensing deal with MTV Networks.
After three short years of being internationally recognized for their fashion style, eclectic sound, and well-choreographed performances, this performance selection is a testament to the long-standing originality and creativity of Physha P since originally releasing the worldwide hit... Read More
Lincoln University's Homecoming
PHYSHA P OPENS FOR JUICY J
This Saturday, October 26, 2013
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