Home / Select Cities  /  Comparing Columbus, OH vs. Denver, CO
Columbus, Ohio
Denver, Colorado
USA
Compare Cities:
Columbus, OH to Denver, CO
Change Cities
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Columbus is 14% less densely populated than Denver.
People are 2% less likely to be married in Denver.
The Median Age is 2.2 years younger in Columbus.

Metro Areas in CO / OH
Counties in CO / OH
Cities in CO / OH
Zip Codes in CO / OH
PEOPLE
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 Population850,106682,545321,418,820
 Population - 2010770,407578,087308,745,538
 Population - 2000711,470554,636285,036,114
 Population - 1990632,910467,610251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now34.32%45.97%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.49%23.06%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,9014,46091
 Land Area2181533,531,905
 Water Area62264,837
 Median Age31.83437.4
 Female Population51.39%50.01%50.81%
 Male Population48.61%49.99%49.19%
 space
 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.66%7.00%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.52%6.19%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.62%5.15%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.26%2.72%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.16%3.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.61%5.97%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.62%21.45%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.44%15.32%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.21%11.79%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.48%5.59%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.45%4.89%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.05%5.81%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.70%3.11%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.24%1.66%1.85%
 space1
 RACE
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 White58.44%52.86%62.77%
 Black27.45%9.47%12.24%
 Asian4.41%3.44%4.95%
 Native American0.16%0.60%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.04%0.08%0.16%
 Other0.29%0.18%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.52%2.19%2.13%
 Hispanic5.70%31.20%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.30%68.80%83.10%
 space2
 FAMILY
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 Households329,994271,054116,211,000
 Family Households176,603130,38776,958,100
 Non Family Households153,391140,66739,253,000
 Household Size2.42.282.63
 Married Population39.30%41.29%50.58%
 Single Population60.70%58.72%49.42%
 Now Married36.88%38.97%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.42%2.31%2.17%
 Never Married43.69%41.59%32.55%
 Widowed4.54%4.33%5.95%
 Divorced12.48%12.79%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.98%32.28%31.68%
 Married, no children33.66%37.34%41.44%
 Single, w/children25.98%20.00%16.94%
 Single, no children12.38%10.38%9.95%

View More Data >


 Most Recent Searches On Compare Cities

 Compare CityCompared To This City
 Franklin, TennesseeCrystal Lake, IllinoisCompare
 Kent, OhioChatham, IllinoisCompare
 Chicago, IllinoisLakewood, ColoradoCompare
 Weddington, North CarolinaWesley Chapel, FloridaCompare
 Corvallis, OregonNew Orleans, LouisianaCompare
 Durant, OklahomaMeridian, IdahoCompare
 Fate, TexasWaxhaw, North CarolinaCompare
 Knoxville, TennesseeAlbany, New YorkCompare
 Round Rock, TexasCorpus Christi, TexasCompare
 Champaign, IllinoisJacksonville, FloridaCompare
 Sugar City, ColoradoAurora, ColoradoCompare
 Boston, MassachusettsClearwater, FloridaCompare
 Tampa, FloridaClearwater, FloridaCompare
 Dublin, OhioTracy, CaliforniaCompare
 Boston, MassachusettsClearwater, FloridaCompare
 Fife, WashingtonKootenai, IdahoCompare
 Boston, MassachusettsClearwater, FloridaCompare
 Spearfish, South DakotaFort Collins, ColoradoCompare
 Ashburn, VirginiaJohns Creek, GeorgiaCompare
 Royse City, TexasPittsfield, MassachusettsCompare

Bert Suggests test-driving a neighborhood in Columbus with an affordable short term rental.Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.
Or test-driving a neighborhood in Denver with an affordable short term rental.Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.
 COMMENTS
Comments about Columbus

Columbus isn't perfect, but it's livable : I've read a lot of comments on here that are biased in saying that Columbus is either heaven on earth or hell on earth. Columbus is neither. I have lived here with my... (read more)

To See All SperlingViews for Columbus Click Here

Comments about Denver

re: : Have you lived in any American cities other than Denver? I am afraid Denver is not that qualitatively different from other major American cities.... (read more)

To See All SperlingViews for Denver Click Here


Popular Comparisons
SAFEST PLACES TO LIVE
Corvallis, OR
vs. Salem, OR
Compare Now

MOST SCHOOL SPENDING
Riverton, WY
vs. Malone, NY
Compare Now


More Popular Comparisons
HIGHEST POPULATION
New York, NY
vs. Los Angeles, CA
Compare Now

HEALTHIEST RETIREMENT
Seattle, WA
vs. Minneapolis, MN
Compare Now


More Popular Comparisons
BEST COST OF LIVING
Pecos, TX
vs. Lamesa, TX
Compare Now

LONGEST AUTO COMMUTE
Raymondville, TX
vs. Summerville, GA
Compare Now