Columbus SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
7
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
46,926
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
12.2%
Median Home
$148,500
Median Income
$57,535
Median Rent
$864

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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 46,926 1.0%
2016 46,474 1.3%
2015 45,868 0.8%
2014 45,522 1.2%
2013 44,978 1.5%
2012 44,306 1.2%
2011 43,780 1.1%
2010 43,314 -

Crime in Columbus Per 100k

Crime Columbus IN USA
Violent Crime 48.6 399.0 382.9
Murder 2.1 6.0 5.3
Robbery 38.0 99.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 8.5 254.6 248.9
Property Crime 4023.5 2416.9 2362.0
Burglary 426.9 452.1 430.4
Larceny 3248.0 1733.8 1694.0
Car Theft 348.7 231.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Columbus

White
79.0% (37,080)
African American
2.5% (1,167)
American Indian
0.2% (110)
Asian
10.4% (4,879)
Hawaiian
0.1% (39)
Other
0.2% (82)
Two Or More
1.9% (888)
Hispanic
5.7% (2,681)
Race Columbus IN USA
White 79.0% 79.8% 61.5%
African American 2.5% 9.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 10.4% 2.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.7% 6.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Columbus, Indiana

Less than $10,000
5.9% (276,863)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (201,781)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (473,952)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (450,489)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (619,423)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (863,438)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (642,886)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.1% (661,656)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.2% (290,941)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (206,474)
Income Columbus IN USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 4.9% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 10.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 14.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 19.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.1% 12.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.2% 4.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 3.4% 6.3%

Gender in Columbus

Female
50.8% (23,837)
Male
49.2% (23,088)
Gender Columbus IN USA
Female 50.8% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.3% (1,062)
9-12th Grade
6.2% (2,910)
High School / GED
26.6% (12,500)
Some College
16.3% (7,638)
Associate's Degree
8.7% (4,098)
Bachelor's Degree
22.7% (10,668)
Master's Degree
14.5% (6,797)
Professional Degree
0.8% (394)
Doctorate Degree
1.8% (854)
Education Columbus IN USA
< 9th Grade 2.3% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.2% 7.9% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.6% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 16.3% 20.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 22.7% 16.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 14.5% 6.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.8% 1.0% 1.4%

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