Columbia, NC

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640 Vital Statistics. 30 Condition Alerts found.

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Columbia Profile


Overview

Columbia is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 832 people and just one neighborhood, Columbia is the 414th largest community in North Carolina.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Columbia, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 53.40% of Columbia’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Columbia is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbia who work in farm management occupations (12.35%), law enforcement and fire fighting (8.95%), and maintenance occupations (8.02%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the town 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, Columbia is worth considering.

Columbia is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

Being a small town, Columbia does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Columbia Demographics

The population of Columbia has a very low overall level of education: only 8.03% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Columbia in 2010 was $17,686, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,744 for a family of four.

Columbia is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Columbia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Columbia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Columbia also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.47% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Columbia include Irish, German, Welsh, and Scots-Irish.

Columbia also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.53%.

The most common language spoken in Columbia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Columbia 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Columbia 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27.50
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Columbia 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

TYRRELL COUNTY SCHOOLS


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District Quality Compared to North Carolina

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Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Columbia High
902 Main St
Columbia, NC, 27925
09-12
Tyrrell Elementary
486 Elementary School Road
Columbia, NC, 27925
PK-05
Columbia Middle
920 Main Street
Columbia, NC, 27925
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.0% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.1% 46.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 6.6%

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