Columbus, North Carolina 

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Economy in Columbus, North Carolina

Columbus has an unemployment rate of 3.8%. The US average is 3.9%.

Columbus has seen the job market increase by 0.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 33.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Columbus
- The Sales Tax Rate for Columbus is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Columbus is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Columbus
- The average income of a Columbus resident is $19,345 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Columbus resident is $40,208 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYColumbus, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.3%3.7%
  0.6%1.6%
  33.9%33.5%
  6.8%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $22,819$31,177
  $40,491$57,652
  $50,521$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.0%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  15.4%6.2%
  5.4%10.4%
  2.7%2.7%
  9.2%11.6%
  2.2%4.1%
  3.5%0.9%
  0.8%2.1%
  2.4%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  2.2%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.2%4.3%
  9.7%9.3%
  12.9%13.8%
  0.0%2.2%
  16.2%7.4%
  4.3%4.9%
  9.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Columbus    1 Reviews
    Wonderful Weather - 7/20/2008
    Columbus has a perfect climate with distinct seasons. It's much cooler in summer than Charleston SC and warmer in winter than Richond VA, Of all the places we've lived,... Read More

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    ZIP CODES IN COLUMBUS, NORTH CAROLINA
    28722

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