The unemployment rate in Columbus is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 17.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Columbus, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Lowndes county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Columbus's population is 24,409 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Columbus is $130,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.0%. Check out the homes in the area
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. More Education