Columbia, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 801 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.2%
 
Males: 362  (45.3%)
Females: 439  (54.7%)
Median resident age:

49.6 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27925.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $26,863 (it was $20,588 in 2000)
Columbia:

$26,863
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,329 (it was $12,216 in 2000)

Columbia town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $77,731 (it was $44,400 in 2000)
Columbia:

$77,731
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $103,298; detached houses: $124,671; mobile homes: $53,170

Median gross rent in 2017: $783.

March 2019 cost of living index in Columbia: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 40.4%
(25.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.4% for Black residents, 24.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 56.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Columbia, NC (2010)
    • 38443.1%Black alone
    • 32736.7%White alone
    • 14516.3%Hispanic
    • 293.3%Asian alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

Races in Columbia detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Columbia, North Carolina as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Columbia is 78 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (5.0%), Irish (4.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), English (2.2%), German (1.5%), Italian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 1,718 people per square mile   (low).

Columbia, North Carolina map

171 residents are foreign born (17.8% Latin America).

This town:

17.8%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,724 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $639 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chesapeake, VA (58.8 miles , pop. 199,184).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (64.0 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (288.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Creswell, NC (3.0 miles ),
Roper, NC (4.5 miles ),
Edenton, NC (4.7 miles ),
Hertford, NC (4.7 miles ),
Winfall, NC (4.9 miles ),
Elizabeth City, NC (5.1 miles ),
Manns Harbor, NC (5.2 miles ),
Plymouth, NC (5.3 miles )

Latitude: 35.92 N, Longitude: 76.25 W

Area code: 252

Distribution of median household income in Columbia, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Columbia, NC in 2017
Columbia satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $190,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Columbia, NC residents
Average permit cost in Columbia, NC
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.9%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in Columbia, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (22.7%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.6%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Food (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.0%)
  • Construction (14.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.2%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (29.8%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Public administration (10.6%)
  • Social assistance (7.3%)
  • Food (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
Most common occupations in Columbia, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.0%)
  • Food processing workers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Carpenters (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Food processing workers (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)

Average climate in Columbia, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Columbia-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/23/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the Columbia town center injured 44 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/17/1988, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Columbia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from Columbia center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 304.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 155.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 156.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tyrrell County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Columbia topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Columbia:

  • Elizabeth City State University (about 25 miles; Elizabeth City, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,803)
  • Regent University (about 62 miles; Virginia Beach, VA; FT enrollment: 3,429)
  • ECPI University (about 65 miles; Virginia Beach, VA; FT enrollment: 10,694)
  • Norfolk State University (about 65 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 6,032)
  • Tidewater Community College (about 65 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 20,975)
  • East Carolina University (about 67 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Old Dominion University (about 67 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 19,825)

Public high school in Columbia:

Public elementary/middle schools in Columbia:

See full list of schools located in Columbia

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Columbia: Tyrrell County Library (A), Tyrrell County Schools Administration Office (B), Tideland Mental Health Center of Columbia (C), North Carolina State Highway Patrol (D), Columbia Police Department (E), Tyrrell County Sheriff's Office (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Columbia include: Faith Baptist Church (A), Zion Grove Disciples Church (B), Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church (C), Salem Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Dalton House (Highway 64 West).

Court: Tyrrell County - Clerk of Court (403 Main Street).

Birthplace of: John Murphy (Alabama) - Politician.

Tyrrell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Columbia and their reported violations in the past:

COLUMBIA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 891, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-04-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-26-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chloramine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-20-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2008)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 26 regular monitoring violations
SHORT SECOND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2008), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.9%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.4%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Columbia (2011 data):

  • The East Carolina Bank: Columbia Branch at Water Street And Scuppernong Drive, branch established on 1936/12/01. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $921.7 mil, Deposits: $797.6 mil, headquarters in Engelhard, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Ecb Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Columbia Nc Main Branch at 107 Main Street, branch established on 1937/01/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Columbia:

Marital status in Columbia, NC
  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 13.6%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

For population 25 years and over in Columbia:

  • High school or higher: 62.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
North Carolina average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Columbia
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Columbia, NC (based on Tyrrell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,18510
Mainline Protestant2408
Black Protestant2322
Catholic221
Other1-
None2,727-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Tyrrell County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Tyrrell County:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Tyrrell County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Tyrrell County:

11.1%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Tyrrell County:

31.0%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tyrrell County:

19.5%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Columbia:

46.8%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Columbia:

42.0%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Columbia:

29.4
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Columbia:

23.0%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Columbia:

14.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Columbia:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

49.7%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Columbia, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 2$5,894$35,3640$0
Financial Administration 1$3,148$37,7760$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,054$60,6486$553
Streets and Highways 1$2,684$32,2080$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$16,780$40,2726$553

Columbia government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $335,000 ($418.23)
    Water Utilities: $324,000 ($404.49)
    Financial Administration: $202,000 ($252.18)
    Regular Highways: $127,000 ($158.55)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($139.83)
    Police Protection: $96,000 ($119.85)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($59.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000 ($32.46)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($16.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($9.99)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $204,000 ($254.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($14.98)

Columbia government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $387,000 ($483.15)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000 ($27.47)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $81,000 ($101.12)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($28.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $258,000 ($322.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $640,000 ($799.00)
    Other: $74,000 ($92.38)
    General Local Government Support: $49,000 ($61.17)
    Highways: $25,000 ($31.21)
  • Tax - Property: $293,000 ($365.79)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $75,000 ($93.63)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $17,000 ($21.22)

Columbia government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,647,000 ($3304.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,200,000 ($2746.57)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $505,000 ($630.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,000 ($72.41)

Columbia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,142,000 ($2674.16)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,832,000 ($3535.58)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000 ($2.50)

5.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Washington County, NC  1.49% ($27,600 average AGI)
Businesses in Columbia, NC
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1T-Mobile1
Ethan Allen1U-Haul1
Lowe's1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Columbia:

  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WJPI (1470 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NC; Owner: FREE TEMPLE MINISTRIES INC..)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPMH (1010 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WGAI (560 AM; 1 kW; ELIZABETH CITY, NC; Owner: MAX RADIO OF THE CAROLINAS LICENSES LLC)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Columbia:

  • WRSF (105.7 FM; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WERX-FM (102.5 FM; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: LAWRENCE LOESCH & MARGARET LOESCH)
  • WCXL (104.1 FM; KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC; Owner: MAX RADIO OF THE CAROLINAS LICENSES LLC)
  • WKOC (93.7 FM; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WFMZ (104.9 FM; HERTFORD, NC; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWOC (94.5 FM; HATTERAS, NC; Owner: MAX MEDIA OF THE CAROLINAS LLC)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WFMI (100.9 FM; SOUTHERN SHORES, NC; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WGPS (88.3 FM; ELIZABETH CITY, NC; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Columbia:

  • WUND-TV (Channel 2; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WSKY-TV (Channel 4; MANTEO, NC; Owner: SKY TELEVISION, L.L.C.)

Columbia fatal accident list:

Jul 30, 2012 04:21 PM, Sr-94, Bodwell Rd., Lat: 35.898186, Lon: -76.237714, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 69.4mTotal length
  • 39,400Total average daily traffic
  • 6,798Total average daily truck traffic
  • 79,340Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Columbia, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Columbia, NC
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Columbia)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Columbia, NC)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Columbia)
Most common first names in Columbia, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5675.5 years
James5068.4 years
Mary3179.2 years
John2474.8 years
Joseph2174.1 years
Henry1777.8 years
George1676.7 years
Charles1669.4 years
Annie1581.9 years
Robert1565.9 years
Most common last names in Columbia, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Spencer6769.5 years
Brickhouse5575.0 years
Liverman3878.6 years
Basnight3771.7 years
Swain3574.6 years
Davenport3474.8 years
Sykes2864.6 years
Hill2668.8 years
Bryant2676.5 years
Cooper2676.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Columbia, NC
  • 62.7%Electricity
  • 17.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Columbia, NC
  • 64.3%Electricity
  • 24.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.1%Utility gas


Columbia compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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