The City of Columbia City had a population of 9,146 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Columbia City: Columbia.
|Population in Households||8,926|
|Population in Familes||6,888|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||220|
|Median Household Income||$48,506|
|Average Household Income||$61,690|
|Per Capita Income||$25,312|
|Total Housing Units||4,083 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,524 (61.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,288 (31.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||272 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,765|
|Average Home Value||$153,883|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.2%|
|Per Capita Income||3.8%|
The table below compares Columbia City to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 231||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 296||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 410||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 320||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.