Columbus, MT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Columbus, Montana Info Snack

Population
2,194
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
8.8%
Median Home
$185,600
Median Income
$64,038
Median Rent
$735

Columbus SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Columbus, MT Crime Report

49
Total Crimes
2,394.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-3.30%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Columbus
/ 100k People
Montana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 49 2,394.9 2,598.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 5 244.4 404.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.5 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 19.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 244.4 324.9 250.2
Property Crime 44 2,150.5 2,193.2 2,109.9
Burglary 1 48.9 270.1 340.5
Larceny 33 1,612.9 1,700.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 488.8 222.4 219.9

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Population over time in Columbus

Year Population % Change
2019 2,194 -5.6%
2018 2,324 0.2%
2017 2,320 5.1%
2016 2,208 1.2%
2015 2,181 -3.1%
2014 2,250 10.0%
2013 2,045 3.2%
2012 1,982 -4.7%
2011 2,079 -10.5%
2010 2,324 -

Race / Ethnicity in Columbus

White
93.3% (2,048)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (28)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (51)
Hispanic
3.1% (67)
Race Columbus MT USA
White 93.3% 86.1% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 0.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 6.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Columbus

Female
53.6% (1,175)
Male
46.4% (1,019)
Gender Columbus MT USA
Female 53.6% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (21)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (43)
High School / GED
38.0% (833)
Some College
24.0% (526)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (197)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (351)
Master's Degree
8.0% (175)
Professional Degree
2.0% (43)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Columbus MT USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Columbus, Montana

Less than $10,000
4.5% (9,947)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (3,039)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (16,579)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (30,671)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (22,934)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (37,303)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.8% (36,750)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.9% (45,869)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (10,776)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (5,526)
Income Columbus MT USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 6.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 10.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 19.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.8% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.9% 13.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.2% 7.7%

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