Columbia City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 8,857 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Columbia City is the 87th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities, Columbia City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Columbia City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Columbia City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbia City who work in office and administrative support (16.48%), healthcare (7.59%), and sales jobs (7.37%).
The education level of Columbia City citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.88% of adults 25 and older in Columbia City have a college degree.
The per capita income in Columbia City in 2010 was $22,395, 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 $89,580 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 Irish, English, Scottish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Columbia City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.