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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Columbus is 10.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Columbus jobs have Increased by 2.17 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Columbus's cost of living is 16.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Columbus's population is 23,168 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.65 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Columbus is $112,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.81%.
    SCHOOLS
    Columbus public schools spend $8,076 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Columbus.

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  10/3/2011
Columbus "The Friendly City"

Born and rased in Columbus, MS and I love MY City!!! Shopping is not as good as larger cities but you can find some Great shopping places for good prices. Dinning... We... (Read More)

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  4/28/2011
Armpit of the South

I've lived in Columbus for a little while, having moved from a larger metro. If not for the lack of quality entertainment, the low general quality of people, the... (Read More)

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  11/22/2009
Even after 40 years...

I had the misfortunate of being born in Columbus,MS. I hated it my whole life and couldn't wait to get out of it. I left as soon as I was old enough to get married. I... (Read More)

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