In 2017, Columbus, GA-AL had a population of 306k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $43,051. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Columbus, GA-AL declined from 307,816 to 305,911, a -0.619% decrease and its median household income declined from $43,412 to $43,051, a -0.832% decrease.
The population of Columbus, GA-AL is 45.9% White Alone, 41.6% Black or African American Alone, and 7.04% Hispanic or Latino. 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 (1,744 degrees awarded in 2016), Columbus Technical College (1,334 degrees), and Chattahoochee Valley Community College (301 degrees).
The median property value in Columbus, GA-AL is $137,000, and the homeownership rate is 54.4%. Most people in Columbus, GA-AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbus, GA-AL is 2 cars per household.