Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area has a population of 307,816 people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $43,412. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area declined from 312,936 to 307,816, a 1.64% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,592 to $43,412, a 4.38% increase.
The population of Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area is 47.3% White, 41% Black, and 6.69% Hispanic. N/A of the people in Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area are Columbus State University, with 1,572 graduates, Columbus Technical College, with 1,204 graduates, and Virginia College-Columbus, with 304 graduates.
The median property value in Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area is $153,700, and the homeownership rate is 53.3%. Most people in Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area commute by Taxi, and the average commute time is 20.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Muscogee County, GA; Russell County, AL; and Harris County, GA and the census places Columbus, GA; Phenix City, AL; and Cusseta-Chattahoochee County, GA.