Columbia is a tiny town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 225 people and just one neighborhood, Columbia is the 494th largest community in New Jersey. Columbia has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Columbia is a blue-collar town, with 46.43% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Columbia is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbia who work in sales jobs (20.83%), office and administrative support (16.67%) and healthcare (10.12%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Columbia is a very car-oriented town. 97.02% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Columbia is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Columbia has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Columbia is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.