WI

National Population : 333,590,059
Wisconsin State Population : 6,001,969

About Columbus, WI

Columbus, WI is located in Columbia County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Columbus is about 6,793 with about 434 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,462.

The Average Home Value is $190,400.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 1% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $65,361.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 12% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Columbus is about 2%.

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

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Voting

Columbia County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 3.06% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.98%
Democratic: 48.45%
Libertarian: 1.24%
Other: 0.28%
Green: 0.04%


Nearby Locations

Fall River, WI (3.39 mi.)
Reeseville, WI (9.52 mi.)
Lowell, WI (10.65 mi.)
Waterloo, WI (11.29 mi.)
Marshall, WI (11.43 mi.)
Beaver Dam, WI (12.82 mi.)
Rio, WI (13.41 mi.)
Sun Prairie, WI (14.00 mi.)
Randolph, WI (14.10 mi.)
Cambria, WI (14.99 mi.)
Friesland, WI (14.99 mi.)
Fox Lake, WI (16.76 mi.)
De Forest, WI (16.82 mi.)
Juneau, WI (17.75 mi.)
Windsor, WI (18.14 mi.)
Watertown, WI (18.50 mi.)
Johnson Creek, WI (18.50 mi.)
Arlington, WI (18.53 mi.)
Lake Mills, WI (18.78 mi.)
Poynette, WI (19.70 mi.)
Pardeeville, WI (19.70 mi.)
Deerfield, WI (19.97 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53925
Latitude : 43.339732
Longitude : -89.055531
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 878 ft.
Area Code(s) : 920

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.40
Male Population Estimate : 45.54%
Female Population Estimate : 46.41%
Median Age : 40.4
Male Median Age : 39.4
Female Median Age : 41.4

White Population Estimate : 89.45%
Black Population Estimate : 1.08%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.82%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.78%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.69%
Other Population Estimate : 1.15%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Columbus specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Columbia County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Columbia County: About 145 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Columbia County is about 37% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 49% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.