In 2020, Columbia County, NY had a population of 60k people with a median age of 48.5 and a median household income of $68,750. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Columbia County, NY declined from 60,371 to 60,016, a −0.588% decrease and its median household income grew from $66,787 to $68,750, a 2.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Columbia County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.09%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.11%), White (Hispanic) (2.45%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.79%).
None of the households in Columbia County, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97% of the residents in Columbia County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Columbia County, NY are Columbia-Greene Community College (264 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Columbia County, NY was $236,500, and the homeownership rate was 73.2%. Most people in Columbia County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbia County, NY was 2 cars per household.