Columbia MS

Columbia MS

Discover Columbia, Mississippi – Located along the Pearl River, Columbia is a historic city in Marion County known for its rich heritage and Southern hospitality. Enjoy the small-town charm, vibrant local culture, and scenic landscapes. Ideal for families and new homeowners, Columbia provides top-rated schools, beautiful parks, and a friendly community. Explore the best of Columbia living with Beth Scharwath and find your dream home today!


Overview for Columbia MS, MS

15,995 people live in Columbia MS, where the median age is 41.2 and the average individual income is $22,868. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

15,995

Total Population

41.2 years

Median Age

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$22,868

Average individual Income

Around Columbia MS, MS

There's plenty to do around Columbia MS, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

17
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Debbie's, Second Street Bean, and R House.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 4.13 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 4.29 miles 22 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 1.71 miles 9 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.88 miles 11 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining · $ 4.41 miles 4 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.19 miles 18 reviews 4.5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Columbia MS, MS

Columbia MS has 6,224 households, with an average household size of 2.45. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Columbia MS do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 15,995 people call Columbia MS home. The population density is 53.55 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

15,995

Total Population

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

41.2

Median Age

47.91 / 52.09%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
6,224

Total Households

2.45

Average Household Size

$22,868

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Columbia MS, MS

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Columbia MS. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Woodlawn Preparatory School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Columbia Primary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
2/5
Marion County Vocational Complex
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Columbia Elementary School
PUBLIC
3rd - 5th
4/5
East Marion Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Jefferson Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
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