Columbus, OH
Demographic Data



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Columbus Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Columbus Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
879,170

Age

PEOPLE OF Ohio DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.39
5 To 17 15.26
18 To 24 11.78
25 To 34 20.52
35 To 54 24.97
55 To 64 10.33
65 Years And Over 9.75

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 89.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 35.1

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Columbus 26778 22903.491291657312 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Columbus 49478 22885.24852563658 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
20.8%

Employment Industries in Columbus

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 15.3
Retail 12.6
Education 8.9
Accommodation 8.8
Finance 7.9
Manufacturing 7.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 6.7
Administration 5.3
Transportation 5.1
Public Service 4.3
Other 4.1
Construction 3.9
Wholesale 2.7
Information Technology 2.3

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 56.8
Black Or African American 27.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 5.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 4.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 18.4
Irish 10.6
English 6.3
Italian 5.1
Polish 2.1
African 1.8
French 1.8
Scottish 1.7
Somalian 1.3
Welsh 1.2
Dutch 0.9
European 0.9
Hungarian 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.8
Russian 0.7
Swedish 0.5
British 0.5
Ethiopian 0.4
Norwegian 0.4
Greek 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 85.1
Spanish 4.3
African languages 3.2
Chinese 1.1
Langs. of India 1.1
Arabic 0.8
French 0.7
Other Asian languages 0.6
German/Yiddish 0.3
Vietnamese 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Korean 0.2
Russian 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
French Creole 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.1
Urdu 0.1

Foreign Born Columbus Residents:
11.8%