Boy, how things have changed! Take Boone County’s population has increased by 68 percent since 1985. “Thrift Shop” topped music charts in 2013, and 1985’s top song, “Careless Whisper,” is little more than a whisper from the past. Join the CBT as we bring the ’80s back to the future with Columbia: Then and Now.
All material sourced form 1988 and 2013 Columbia REDI Community Profiles, unless otherwise noted.