The City of Columbia City had a population of 8,947 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Columbia City is located at latitude 41.1631 and longitude -85.4788 in Whitley County. The formal boundaries for the City of Columbia City (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Whitley County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 860 feet.
The City of Columbia City (GNIS ID: 2393606) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Columbia City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Columbia City: Columbia.
|Population in Households||8,727|
|Population in Familes||6,809|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||220|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,023 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,584 (64.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,175 (29.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||264 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$134,727|
|Average Home Value||$150,387|
|Median Household Income||$46,613|
|Average Household Income||$51,813|
|Per Capita Income||$21,257|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
The table below compares Columbia City to the other 681 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 86||88th|
|Population Density1||# 246||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 263||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 365||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 401||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.