Columbus is a city located in Stillwater County Montana. Columbus has a 2020 population of 2,190. It is also the county seat of Stillwater County. Columbus is currently growing at a rate of 1.72% annually and its population has increased by 15.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,900 in 2010.
The average household income in Columbus is $75,295 with a poverty rate of 8.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $735 per month, and the median house value is $185,600. The median age in Columbus is 36.6 years, 38 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Columbuswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 58.33%.
93.28% of Columbus residents speak only English, while 6.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Columbus is White, with 7.63% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Columbus is Multiple, with 5.88% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.09%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Columbus
98.22% of Columbus residents were born in the United States, with 68.51% having been born in Montana. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.