In 2017, Columbia County, NY had a population of 61.5k people with a median age of 47.4 and a median household income of $61,093. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Columbia County, NY declined from 61,860 to 61,481, a -0.613% decrease and its median household income grew from $59,916 to $61,093, a 1.96% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Columbia County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.26%), White (Hispanic) (2.74%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.52%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.69%). N/A% of the people in Columbia County, NY speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Columbia County, NY are Columbia-Greene Community College (312 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Columbia County, NY is $224,600, and the homeownership rate is 72.4%. Most people in Columbia County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbia County, NY is 2 cars per household.