Columbia strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Connecticut):
College Educated Adults
Comparing Columbia to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Connecticut (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||12 miles SE of Manchester, Connecticut (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||78 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||06237|
|Phone Area Codes||860|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||MANSFIELD HOLLOW LAKE|
|Jan Temp||13 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||51.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||17 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||51.6 inches|
|Station||MIDDLETOWN 4 W (MERIDEN)|
|Jan Temp||20 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||52.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.01|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||84||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||5,336|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||10.7%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5%|
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14 ROUTE 66
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