In 2018, Columbus, GA-AL had a population of 307k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $49,731. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Columbus, GA-AL grew from 305,911 to 307,149, a 0.405% increase and its median household income grew from $43,051 to $49,731, a 15.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Columbus, GA-AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (46.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (40.9%), White (Hispanic) (3.41%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.41%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%). N/A% of the people in Columbus, GA-AL speak a non-English language, and 98.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Columbus, GA-AL are Columbus State University (1,853 degrees awarded in 2017), Columbus Technical College (1,452 degrees), and Chattahoochee Valley Community College (253 degrees).
The median property value in Columbus, GA-AL is $147,200, and the homeownership rate is 55.7%. Most people in Columbus, GA-AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbus, GA-AL is 2 cars per household.