Living in Columbus, KS

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-03-10

Columbus SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Columbus, KS Crime Report

74
Total Crimes
2,413.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.03%
Below National Average

Columbus, Kansas Info Snack

Population
3,113
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$64,500
Median Income
$36,808
Median Rent
$553

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Map Of Columbus, KS

Population over time in Columbus

Year Population % Change
2017 3,113 -1.4%
2016 3,158 -0.6%
2015 3,178 -0.9%
2014 3,207 -1.1%
2013 3,244 -0.9%
2012 3,273 -0.4%
2011 3,287 -0.7%
2010 3,309 -0.6%
2009 3,328 -
Crime/100k Columbus KS USA
Violent Crime 326.2 439.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.0
Robbery 0.0 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 326.2 328.3 246.8
Property Crime 2087.4 2633.9 2199.5
Burglary 326.2 430.6 376.0
Larceny 1565.6 1933.9 1594.6
Car Theft 195.7 269.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Columbus

White
92.3% (2,872)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.3% (9)
Asian
0.6% (20)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (11)
Two Or More
5.3% (165)
Hispanic
1.2% (36)
Race Columbus KS USA
White 92.3% 76.1% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.3% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.2% 11.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Columbus, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.0% (15,492)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (19,123)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.7% (58,096)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.6% (51,560)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.8% (58,580)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (67,779)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.9% (27,837)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.9% (8,956)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (3,873)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Columbus KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.7% 9.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.6% 10.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.8% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 18.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.9% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.9% 14.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Columbus

Female
50.4% (1,568)
Male
49.6% (1,544)
Gender Columbus KS USA
Female 50.4% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (93)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (342)
High School / GED
33.0% (1,027)
Some College
25.0% (778)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (280)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (404)
Master's Degree
4.0% (124)
Professional Degree
2.0% (62)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Columbus KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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