Living in Columbia, PA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Columbia, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
10,382
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$107,900
Median Income
$41,475
Median Rent
$804

Columbia SnackAbility

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

Columbia, PA Crime Report

195
Total Crimes
1,868.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.56%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Columbia
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 195 1,868.5 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 19 182.1 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 4 38.3 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 105.4 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 176 1,686.5 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 21 201.2 182.4 340.5
Larceny 146 1,399.0 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 86.2 96.8 219.9

Columbia, PA Cost Of Living

90
Columbia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Columbia Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 90 99 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 99 103 100
Health 88 94 100
Housing 62 91 100
Transportation 106 109 100
Utilities 119 111 100

Columbia, PA Photos

Columbia Wrightsville Bridge
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Downtown Columbia Pennsylvania
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Rankings for Columbia in Pennsylvania

Map Of Columbia, PA

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Population over time in Columbia

Year Population % Change
2019 10,382 -0.1%
2018 10,389 -0.4%
2017 10,430 0.5%
2016 10,382 -0.1%
2015 10,394 -0.0%
2014 10,399 0.1%
2013 10,390 -0.2%
2012 10,413 -0.1%
2011 10,425 0.3%
2010 10,391 -

Race / Ethnicity in Columbia

White
71.7% (7,448)
African American
10.9% (1,131)
American Indian
0.4% (43)
Asian
0.6% (65)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
2.7% (277)
Hispanic
13.6% (1,411)
Race Columbia PA USA
White 71.7% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 10.9% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.6% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Columbia

Female
51.7% (5,364)
Male
48.3% (5,018)
Gender Columbia PA USA
Female 51.7% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Columbia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (311)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,349)
High School / GED
45.0% (4,671)
Some College
15.0% (1,557)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (934)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,142)
Master's Degree
4.0% (415)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Columbia PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 45.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Columbia, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
8.3% (86,220)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (41,452)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (134,778)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.7% (183,810)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.0% (197,312)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (157,755)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (118,434)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (63,481)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (34,819)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (20,133)
Income Columbia PA USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.7% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.0% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 6.6% 7.7%

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