Over time, Columbia has been the recipient of numerous accolades for being one of the best small cities in which to retire or reside with its cost of living, educational opportunities, health care facilities and the other amenities. Much of the allure is, of course, due to MU, Stephens and Columbia colleges and the city's location halfway between St. Louis and Kansas City on a major highway.
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