Columbus SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9

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Columbus, Indiana Info Snack

Columbus /klmbs/ is a city in and the county seat of Bartholomew County, Indiana, United States. The population was 44,061 at the 2010 census. In its built environment, the relatively small city has provided a unique place for noted Modern architecture and public art, commissioning numerous works since the mid-20th century. Located about 40 miles (64 km) south of Indianapolis, on the east fork of the White River, it is the state's 20th-largest city. It is the principal city of the Columbus, Indiana metropolitan statistical area, which encompasses all of Bartholomew County. Columbus is the birthplace of former Indiana Governor and current Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence.
Population
47,227
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
12.7%
Median Home
$156,400
Median Income
$60,152
Median Rent
$913

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Rankings for Columbus in Indiana

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Map Of Columbus, IN

Population over time in Columbus

Year Population % Change
2017 47,227 0.6%
2016 46,926 1.0%
2015 46,474 1.3%
2014 45,868 0.8%
2013 45,522 1.2%
2012 44,978 1.5%
2011 44,306 1.2%
2010 43,780 1.1%
2009 43,314 -
Crime/100k Columbus IN USA
Violent Crime 159.7 382.3 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 54.6 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 8.4 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 3584.4 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 378.2 377.6 376.0
Larceny 2964.6 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 241.6 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Columbus

White
77.7% (36,715)
African American
2.5% (1,161)
American Indian
0.3% (121)
Asian
11.7% (5,505)
Hawaiian
0.1% (38)
Other
0.0% (13)
Two Or More
2.0% (938)
Hispanic
5.8% (2,736)
Race Columbus IN USA
White 77.7% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 2.5% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 11.7% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.8% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Columbus, Indiana

Less than $10,000
6.1% (287,157)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (181,933)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (450,165)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (443,352)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (608,884)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (833,966)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (623,267)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.7% (743,126)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (324,250)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (226,596)
Income Columbus IN USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 634.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 458.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 1026.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 1050.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 1434.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 1930.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 1313.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.7% 1330.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 443.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 378.5% 697.9%

Gender in Columbus

Female
50.2% (23,725)
Male
49.8% (23,501)
Gender Columbus IN USA
Female 50.2% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,416)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,833)
High School / GED
25.0% (11,806)
Some College
17.0% (8,028)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,778)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (10,862)
Master's Degree
15.0% (7,084)
Professional Degree
1.0% (472)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (944)
Education Columbus IN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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