The unemployment rate in Columbia County is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Columbia County jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Columbia County's cost of living is 0.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Columbia County, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Columbia county remained very strongly Democratic, 57.2% to 40.6%. More Voting Stats
Columbia County's population is 59,534 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 25.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Columbia County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.8%.
Columbia County public schools spend $21,643 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.8 students per teacher in Columbia County. More Education