CITY LANDING: About Columbia

Learn more about the city of Columbia by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Columbia will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Columbia. You can also view apartments for rent in Columbia, SC by clicking the link and search box below.

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Columbia Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 10.86%
    10-17: 9.27%
    18-29: 32.43%
    30-39: 13.87%
    40-49: 12.55%
    50-64: 10.80%
    65 & Over: 10.22%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 125.22 sq mi
    Total Population: 122,611
    Population Density Ranking (National): 42nd percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 64th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 74th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 62nd percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $32,862
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $62,661
    Median Income Ranking (National): 29th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 40th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 66th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 79th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 33rd percentile
    Single: 67th percentile
    Married With Children: 14th percentile
    Married With No Children: 18th percentile
    Single With Children: 12th percentile
    Single With No Children: 56th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: RICHLAND 01
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 13.60 : 1

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