Columbus is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,009, it is the 329th largest city in North Carolina and the 10266th largest city in the United States. Columbus is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually and its population has increased by 1.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 999 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Columbus has a population density of 284 people per square mile.
The average household income in Columbus is $52,114 with a poverty rate of 16.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $615 per month, and the median house value is $164,100. The median age in Columbus is 47.5 years, 33.5 years for males, and 51.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.5 males.