The unemployment rate in Columbia is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Columbia jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Columbia's cost of living is 8.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Columbia, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Polk county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Columbia's population is 358 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Columbia is $203,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Columbia public schools spend $11,274 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Columbia. More Education