Columbia Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

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Columbia Population Demographics top

Total Population 103,663
Male Population 51,050
Female Population 52,613
Male Population 49.25 %
Female Population 50.75 %
Median Age 37.9
Citizen US Born 79,571
Citizen not US Born 14,888
Not Citizen 9,204
Citizen US Born 76.76 %
Citizen not US Born 14.36 %
Not Citizen 8.88 %
Moved from Abroad 831
Moved from Same Country 5,720
Moved from Same State 6,126
Moved from Different State 3,183
Same House as Last Year 86,677
Moved from Abroad 0.81 %
Moved from Same Country 5.58 %
Moved from Same State 5.97 %
Moved from Different State 3.1 %
Same House as Last Year 84.53 %

Occupational Employment in Columbia top

White Collar 52,035
Blue Collar 5,391
White Collar 90.61 %
Blue Collar 9.39 %
Self Employees 3,961
Private Companies 32,784
Governmental Workers 13,846
Not for Profit Companies 6,835
Self Employees 6.9 %
Private Companies 57.09 %
Governmental Workers 24.11 %
Not for Profit Companies 11.9 %

Number of Households in Columbia top

Total Households 40,332
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 26,705
Non-family Households 13,627
Non-family Households 66.21 %
Family Households 33.79 %
Households with Children 12,674
Households without Children 27,658
Households with Children 31.4 %
Households without Children 68.6 %

Median and Average Income in Columbia top

Average Household Income $126,294.00
Median Household Income $105,815.00
People below Poverty Level 7,518
People above Poverty Level 94,446

Housing in Columbia top

Housing Units 42,324
Median Year Built 1983
Built in 1939 or Earlier 325
Built between 1940 and 1949 173
Built between 1950 and 1959 860
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,669
Built between 1970 and 1979 13,150
Built between 1980 and 1989 11,586
Built between 1990 and 1999 8,224
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,363
Built in 2010 or Later 974
Occupied Housing Units 40,332
Owner Occupied 26,540
Renter Occupied 13,792
Owner Occupied 65.8 %
Renter Occupied 34.2 %
With Mortgage 20,159
Without Mortgage 6,381
Median Value with Mortgage $372,900.00
Median Value without Mortgage $369,300.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,832.00
With Mortgage 75.96 %
Without Mortgage 24.04 %

Columbia Education Statistics top

No High School 1,826
Some High School 13,933
Some College 14,893
Associate Degree 4,088
Bachelor's Degree 24,359
Graduate Degree 22,108
No High School 2.26 %
Some High School 17.27 %
Some College 17.78 %
Associate Degree 5.07 %
Bachelor's Degree 27.41 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Columbia top

Never Married 27,425
Married 45,354
Separated 1,281
Widowed 4,110
Divorced 7,904
Never Married 32.34 %
Married 53.49 %
Separated 1.51 %
Widowed 4.85 %
Divorced 9.32 %

Means of Transport to Work in Columbia top

Car 49,985
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,986
Subway or Elevated 466
Railroad 642
Ferryboat 0
Bicycle 115
Motorcycle 45
TaxiCab 84
Walk 681

Recently added listings in Columbia top

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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Columbia is an area in Howard County,Central Maryland,Maryland with a population of 103,663. There are 51,050 male residents living in Columbia and 52,613 female residents. The total number of households is 40,332 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 38 with 45,354 people being married and 40,720 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 90.61% white collar employees and 9.39% blue collar employees in Columbia..
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