In 2020, Columbus, NE had a population of 23.3k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $57,919. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Columbus, NE grew from 23,195 to 23,291, a 0.414% increase and its median household income declined from $60,110 to $57,919, a −3.64% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Columbus, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (73.9%), White (Hispanic) (15.1%), Other (Hispanic) (5.31%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.77%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.41%).
None of the households in Columbus, NE 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.
92.7% of the residents in Columbus, NE are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Columbus, NE was $155,400, and the homeownership rate was 66.6%.
Most people in Columbus, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 11.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbus, NE was 2 cars per household.