Columbia City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 9,234 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Columbia City is the 87th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Columbia City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Columbia City is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbia City who work in office and administrative support (9.65%), healthcare (8.46%), and maintenance occupations (8.37%).
In terms of college education, Columbia City is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.26% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Columbia City in 2018 was $28,090, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,360 for a family of four. However, Columbia City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Columbia City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Columbia City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Columbia City include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Columbia City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Arabic.