Living in Columbia, KY

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-03-10

Columbia SnackAbility

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

Columbia, KY Crime Report

15
Total Crimes
304.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-88.15%
Below National Average

Columbia, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
4,722
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
18.7%
Median Home
$92,900
Median Income
$36,906
Median Rent
$491

Rankings for Columbia in Kentucky

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Map Of Columbia, KY

Population over time in Columbia

Year Population % Change
2017 4,722 -2.7%
2016 4,852 0.1%
2015 4,847 6.3%
2014 4,561 -4.8%
2013 4,792 6.8%
2012 4,486 0.6%
2011 4,461 -0.0%
2010 4,462 -0.1%
2009 4,466 -
Crime/100k Columbia KY USA
Violent Crime 40.6 211.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 40.6 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 263.9 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 40.6 384.7 376.0
Larceny 162.4 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 60.9 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Columbia

White
86.6% (4,090)
African American
9.8% (462)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.5% (23)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (8)
Two Or More
0.9% (41)
Hispanic
2.1% (98)
Race Columbia KY USA
White 86.6% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 9.8% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.1% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Columbia, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
19.5% (92,088)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.1% (47,583)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (60,739)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.7% (27,150)
$35,000 to $49,999
26.1% (123,158)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (55,981)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.4% (25,471)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.3% (20,433)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (6,717)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (12,875)
Income Columbia KY USA
Less than $10,000 19.5% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.1% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.7% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 26.1% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.4% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.3% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Columbia

Female
54.0% (2,552)
Male
46.0% (2,170)
Gender Columbia KY USA
Female 54.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (472)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (613)
High School / GED
34.0% (1,605)
Some College
19.0% (897)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (424)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (330)
Master's Degree
6.0% (283)
Professional Degree
1.0% (47)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (47)
Education Columbia KY USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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