The unemployment rate in Columbia is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Columbia jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Columbia's cost of living is 13.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Columbia, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Marion county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Columbia's population is 6,163 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 6.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Columbia is $106,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%. Check out the homes in the area
Columbia public schools spend $8,617 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Columbia. More Education