The unemployment rate in Columbus is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Columbus jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Columbus's cost of living is 31.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Cherokee county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 73.9% to 24.0%. More Voting Stats
Columbus's population is 3,158 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Columbus is Real Estate: $60,300
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%.
Columbus public schools spend $11,070 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.8 students per teacher in Columbus. More Education