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Demographics

People

Total Population19,689
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens14.2%
Employed Population 16+9,788
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married38%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.7%
Median Earnings25+$32,064
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,627
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,566

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,880
% Above Poverty Level82%
% Below Poverty Level18%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation8.2%

Housing

People Living Alone35.8%
Median Gross Rent$938
Median House Value$155,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.6%
German21.6%
Norwegian13%
Swedish9.7%
African9.4%
Irish8.8%
Polish5.9%
Somali4.7%
French Except Basque4.4%
English3.8%
Italian2.4%
Ethiopian1.6%
Arab1.5%
Russian1.5%
Dutch1.5%
Czech1.3%
Finnish1.2%
Scottish0.9%
Danishn0.7%
Palestinian0.7%
Canadian0.6%
Sudanese0.6%
Ukrainian0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
Greek0.4%
Guyanese0.4%
Egyptian0.4%
Nigerian0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
West Indian0.2%
US Virgin Isl0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Haitian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Welsh0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Kenyan0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Liberian0.1%
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Columbia Heights Almanac

CategoryValue
County Anoka County
Standard Zip Codes55421
Phone Area Codes612,651,763,952
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.05
Approximate Longitude-93.25

Columbia Heights Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMINNEAPOLIS INTL AP
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp63 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.4 inches
StationMAPLE PLAIN
Distance19.1 miles
Jan Temp3 to 23 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip30.5 inches
StationCEDAR
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp2 to 20 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip31.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fridley27,447$65,203
Hilltop799$33,359
Lauderdale2,472$56,625
New Brighton22,233$86,559
Robbinsdale14,382$78,934

Columbia Heights Public Libraries

Columbia Heights Public Library
3939 CENTRAL AVENUE NE
Columbia Heights, Minnesota
(763) 706-3690

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Columbia Heights Public Schools

Achieve
900 49th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 528-4429
Middle
Total Enrollment 25
Columbia Academy
900 49th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 528-4701
Middle
Total Enrollment 662
Columbia Heights Senior High
1400 49th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 528-4605
High
Total Enrollment 870
Early Childhood
1460 49th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 528-4429
Primary
Total Enrollment 66
Global Academy
4065 Central Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 404-8200
Primary
Total Enrollment 430
Highland Elementary
1500 49th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 528-4405
Primary
Total Enrollment 523
Open Door Academy Charter School
3800 Gauvitte St
ZIP: 55421
(507) 202-7488
Prodeo Academy
1555 40th Avenue Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 639-9594
Primary
Total Enrollment 126
Valley View Elementary
800 49th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
(763) 528-4205
Primary
Total Enrollment 536

Columbia Heights Private Schools

Immaculate Conception School
4030 Jackson St Ne
ZIP: 55421
Elementary
Total Enrollment 74
Little Voyageurs Montessori School
825 51st Ave Ne
ZIP: 55421
Elementary
Total Enrollment 3
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