Columbia, Louisiana Population 2021

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Columbia is a city located in Caldwell Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 362, it is the 242nd largest city in Louisiana and the 14635th largest city in the United States . Columbia is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -7.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 390 in 2010. Columbia reached it's highest population of 390 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Columbia has a population density of 474 people per square mile.

The average household income in Columbia is $56,535 with a poverty rate of 23.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $67,400. The median age in Columbia is 42.1 years, 33.9 years for males, and 49.5 years for females.

Columbia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Columbia was:

  • White: 59.57%
  • Black or African American: 37.59%
  • Native American: 2.36%
  • Other race: 0.47%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Columbia, Louisiana is 362 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 368.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 390.

Columbia, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25259.57%
Black or African American15937.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native102.36%
Some Other Race20.47%
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Columbia Population by Race

Columbia Population Pyramid $2021

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Columbia Median Age

42.1


Total

33.9


Male

49.5


Female

Columbia Adults

There are 357 adults, (82 of whom are seniors) in Columbia.

Columbia Age Dependency

53.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Columbia Sex Ratio

Female

165

39.01%

Male

258

60.99%

Columbia Population by Age

Columbia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Columbia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married92%8%
All73%27%
Female65%35%
Non Family37.8%62.2%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Columbia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1522.4373
Married752.692
Non Family451.2237.8
Female204.9565
Male121.75100

2.89

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Columbia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61.78%
9th to 12th Grade5616.57%
High School Graduate17652.07%
Some College319.17%
Associates Degree102.96%
Bachelors Degree3610.65%
Graduate Degree236.80%
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Columbia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Columbia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18217546
Black139863
Native American101010
Hispanic75
Other Race2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Columbia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,905$32,222$27,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$24,038$24,750$
Some College$36,250$$36,250
Bachelors Degree$37,500$37,750$
Graduate Degree$40,625$$

$31,905

Average Earnings

$32,222

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Columbia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Columbia Language by Age

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Columbia Language

96.71% of Columbia residents speak only English, while 3.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.29% of the population.

Columbia Language

Columbia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1164942.24%
White2373816.03%

23.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.44%

Male Poverty Rate

24.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Columbia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Columbia is Black, with 42.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Columbia is White, with 16.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.51%.

Columbia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade63.41%
High School24.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Columbia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed7.69%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Columbia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Columbia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,083$56,535
Families$42,083$63,494
Married Families--
Non Families-$39,351
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Income by Household Type

Columbia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Columbia Married by Age and Sex

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Columbia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Columbia Marital Status by Race

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Columbia Marital Status

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26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
World War II2
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Columbia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
35 to 5410
75+2
55 to 64
18 to 34

Columbia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1610.67%
White105.13%

Columbia Veterans by Race

Columbia Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Columbia Veterans by Education

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38.8%

Labor Force Participation

34.7%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Columbia Employment by Age

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Columbia Employment by Race

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Columbia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.78%

Born in Columbia

98.35%

Native Born

1.65%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

1.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.35% of Columbia residents were born in the United States, with 77.78% having been born in Louisiana. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Columbia Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021362-2-0.55%
2020364-2-0.55%
2019366-2-0.54%
2018368-3-0.81%
2017371-8-2.11%
201637910.26%
201537810.27%
2014377-2-0.53%
2013379-4-1.04%
2012383-5-1.29%
2011388-2-0.51%
20103900.00%

Columbia Population by Year