Columbia County, Florida's estimated population is 70,132 with a growth rate of 0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Columbia County, Florida is the 41st largest county in Florida. The 2010 Population was 67,531 and has seen a growth of 3.85% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.31%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.30%.
92.90% of Columbia County, Florida residents speak only English, while 7.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.89% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Columbia County, Florida is Native, with 59.55% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Columbia County, Florida is Multiple, with 21.40% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.19%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Columbia County, Florida
96.36% of Columbia County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 63.23% having been born in Florida. 1.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.