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
Missouri River bridges, Jefferson City, Missouri. I remember when there was only one bridge with three lanes. There was a signal to indicate if you could go north or south on the bridge depending on the time of the day; scary.