Columbiana is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,168 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Columbiana is the 132nd largest community in Alabama.
Columbiana real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Columbiana house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Columbiana isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Columbiana are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Columbiana is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbiana who work in office and administrative support (31.19%), food service (9.49%), and sales jobs (9.08%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Columbiana is worth considering.
Being a small city, Columbiana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Columbiana with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.60% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Columbiana in 2010 was $18,949, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,796 for a family of four. However, Columbiana contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Columbiana is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Columbiana home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Columbiana residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Columbiana include German, English, African, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Columbiana is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.