Columbia is a city located in Boone County, Missouri. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 84,531 (79,082 in 1999). It has the reputation of combining the quality and culture of larger metropolitan areas with the warm hospitality of the Midwest. The University of Missouri - Columbia, the flagship campus for the University of Missouri System, is located in Columbia. The city is also home to Stephens College (http://www.stephens.edu), a traditionally-female college, and Columbia College (http://www.ccis.edu), which led in the past to Columbia being known by the nickname "College Town USA". It is the county seat of Boone County, Missouri.
Booches, Rock Bridge High School, Hickman High School, and Douglass High School (http://www.columbia.k12.mo.us/dhs/ADHSHOME.HTM).Web Sites and Links
Columbia Community NetworkBusiness directory; includes news, sports, and entertainment links.
Columbia Online Information NetworkCommunity information for Boone, Howard, and Calloway counties and Columbia, Missouri.
Columbia Yellow PagesSearch or browse yellow pages listings in the Columbia, Missouri area.
ColumbiaMO.NetColumbia & Mid Missouri directory, news, weather, sports, entertainment and other information.
Downtown ColumbiaColumbia, Missouri's cultural and historic district. Shop for unique gifts, enjoy a romantic dinner or bike the Katy trail.
USGS: Missouri River InfoLINKAn Internet-based Missouri River information clearinghouse. It is a multi-year project initiated in 1998 by a partnership of Federal agencies.
Visit ColumbiaGuide to Columbia attractions and accommodations.