Columbiana is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,550 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Columbiana is the 132nd largest community in Alabama.
Columbiana is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Columbiana is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbiana who work in office and administrative support (13.01%), management occupations (9.91%), and food service (9.84%).
Of important note, Columbiana is also a city of artists. Columbiana has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Columbiana’s character.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Columbiana has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Columbiana a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Columbiana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Columbiana with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.93% of adults in Columbiana have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Columbiana in 2018 was $19,058, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $76,232 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 Irish, English, German, Dutch, and French.
The most common language spoken in Columbiana is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.