Columbus SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
10

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Columbus, Nebraska Info Snack

Columbus is a city in and the county seat of Platte County, in the state of Nebraska in the Midwestern United States. The population was 22,111 at the 2010 census.
Population
22,992
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
8.6%
Median Home
$140,500
Median Income
$59,894
Median Rent
$751

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Rankings for Columbus in Nebraska

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Map Of Columbus, NE

Population over time in Columbus

Year Population % Change
2017 22,992 0.7%
2016 22,834 0.7%
2015 22,668 0.4%
2014 22,584 0.7%
2013 22,436 0.6%
2012 22,299 0.9%
2011 22,110 1.1%
2010 21,877 1.1%
2009 21,640 -
Crime/100k Columbus NE USA
Violent Crime 111.8 284.8 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 30.1 39.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 47.3 179.4 246.8
Property Crime 1535.0 2079.9 2199.5
Burglary 184.9 271.9 376.0
Larceny 1242.6 1555.3 1594.6
Car Theft 107.5 252.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Columbus

White
74.6% (17,151)
African American
0.4% (86)
American Indian
0.5% (123)
Asian
0.6% (148)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
1.0% (226)
Hispanic
22.8% (5,249)
Race Columbus NE USA
White 74.6% 79.4% 61.1%
African American 0.4% 4.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.8% 10.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Columbus, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
3.9% (88,679)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (100,105)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.9% (251,630)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (194,001)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (337,825)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (463,516)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.7% (430,478)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (273,489)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (96,379)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (63,093)
Income Columbus NE USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 537.2% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 417.5% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.9% 916.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 975.2% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 1382.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 1934.7% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.7% 1371.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 1506.3% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 512.2% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 446.5% 697.9%

Gender in Columbus

Female
49.6% (11,409)
Male
50.4% (11,583)
Gender Columbus NE USA
Female 49.6% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,379)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,379)
High School / GED
29.0% (6,667)
Some College
23.0% (5,288)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,988)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (3,678)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,149)
Professional Degree
1.0% (229)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (229)
Education Columbus NE USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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