Centralia strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Missouri):
Walking and Biking to Work
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Centralia to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Missouri (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||20 miles NE of Columbia, Missouri (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||107 miles W of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||65240|
|Phone Area Codes||573|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||16 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||39.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||17 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||41.2 inches|
|Station||COLUMBIA RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||18 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||40.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.97|
|American Indian & Alaskan||16||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||31||0.8%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,657|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.8%|
|French (except Basque)||1.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Centralia, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Rowena (65240)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Centralia Public Library
210 S. JEFFERSON ST
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Technology changes everything®
You’ve found Ashford University, where school comes to you
849 S JEFFERSON
Serves 423 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Waseca, Minnesota||82.9||29.1%||15.6%||17.8%||15||$49,163||7.6%||5.8%||8,493||8.4%||24||0.2%||2.9|
|2. Kimberly, Idaho||82.5||21.7%||14%||11.9%||18||$39,856||7.7%||5%||2,614||8.7%||43.2||0.2%||1.9|
|3. Webster City, Iowa||80.8||32.4%||19.7%||17.2%||13||$44,342||6.9%||4.6%||8,176||7.3%||26.1||0.3%||1.6|
|4. Dallas, Oregon||79.5||24.3%||17.5%||15.8%||24||$45,156||7.5%||6.7%||12,459||9.8%||34.1||0.2%||1.7|
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