Columbiana, Alabama Population 2020

4,760

Columbiana is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,760, it is the 108th largest city in Alabama and the 4894th largest city in the United States. Columbiana is currently growing at a rate of 1.84% annually and its population has increased by 13.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,197 in 2010. Spanning over 17 miles, Columbiana has a population density of 275 people per square mile.

The average household income in Columbiana is $49,452 with a poverty rate of 20.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $591 per month, and the median house value is $124,800. The median age in Columbiana is 40 years, 36.7 years for males, and 49 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.8 males.

Columbiana Demographics

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

  • White: 67.15%
  • Black or African American: 28.94%
  • Other race: 3.03%
  • Two or more races: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Columbiana, Alabama is 4,760, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,588.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,197.

Columbiana, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,96867.15%
Black or African American1,27928.94%
Some Other Race1343.03%
Two or More Races340.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.11%

Columbiana Population Pyramid 2020

Columbiana Median Age

40


Total

36.7


Male

49


Female

Columbiana Adults

There are 3,685 adults, (747 of whom are seniors) in Columbiana.

Columbiana Age Dependency

50.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25

Child Dependency Ratio

Columbiana Sex Ratio

Female

2,087

47.22%

Male

2,333

52.78%

Columbiana Households and Families

Columbiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Columbiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
Male69%31%
All65.4%34.6%
Female59%41%
Non Family54.7%45.3%

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4942.3365.4
Non Family6661.1254.7
Married5163.4281.2
Female2122.8359
Male1003.7669

3.15

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Columbiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1604.94%
9th to 12th Grade54616.84%
High School Graduate1,40043.18%
Some College43113.29%
Associates Degree1564.81%
Bachelors Degree3119.59%
Graduate Degree2387.34%

Columbiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1311,833436
Black95559485
Other Race12610128
Hispanic613628
Multiple Races17
Native American5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 45.90%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,940$24,421$25,625
Less Than High School$11,429$$
High School Grad$23,917$25,924$18,696
Some College$26,397$$30,114
Bachelors Degree$50,833$42,917$52,721
Graduate Degree$46,696$106,026$

$24,940

Average Earnings

$24,421

Average Male

$25,625

Average Female

Columbiana Language

Columbiana Language by Age

Columbiana Language

96.59% of Columbiana residents speak only English, while 3.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.15% of the population.

Columbiana Poverty

Columbiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,51340616.16%
Black83531537.72%

20.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.21%

Male Poverty Rate

23.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Columbiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Columbiana is Black, with 37.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Columbiana is White, with 16.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.59%
High School24.87%
Bachelors or Greater17.03%
Some College6.67%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed80.65%
Male Unemployed53.57%
Female Employed6.28%
Male Employed4.89%

Columbiana Income

Columbiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,667$49,452
Families$52,581$67,171
Married Families$71,324-
Non Families$22,757$24,997

Columbiana Marital Status

Columbiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Columbiana Married by Age and Sex

Columbiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Columbiana Marital Status by Race

Columbiana Veterans

316

Number of Veterans

305

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam185
First Gulf War46
Second Gulf War35
Korea10
World War II8

$Columbiana Veterans by Education

21.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Columbiana Employment Status

39.7%

Labor Force Participation

38.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Columbiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.24%

Born in Alabama

98.37%

Native Born

1.63%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.37% of Columbiana residents were born in the United States, with 77.24% having been born in Alabama. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,760861.84%
20194,674861.87%
20184,588-10-0.22%
20174,598861.91%
20164,5122997.10%
20154,213441.06%
20144,169-32-0.76%
20134,201-7-0.17%
20124,208200.48%
20114,188130.31%
20104,1758592.33%
20003,3163481.11%
19902,9683131.12%
19802,6550.00%