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Demographics

People

Total Population2,208
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens17.2%
Employed Population 16+965
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married53.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.2%
Median Earnings25+$38,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$61,719
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,417

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,750
% Above Poverty Level88.6%
% Below Poverty Level11.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work12.7%
% Using Public Transportation6.5%

Housing

People Living Alone29.6%
Median Gross Rent$623
Median House Value$161,200

Ancestry

German32.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.2%
Norwegian12.2%
Irish11.1%
English7.3%
Scottish3.9%
Dutch2.8%
Swedish2.1%
Italian1.8%
Croatian0.9%
Belgian0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Canadian0.8%
Romanian0.7%
Czech0.7%
Danishn0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Nigerian0.2%
African0.2%
Russian0.2%
Polish0.2%
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Columbus Almanac

CategoryValue
County Stillwater County
Standard Zip Codes59019
Phone Area Codes406
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude45.72
Approximate Longitude-109.23

Columbus Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOLUMBUS
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp10 to 36 F
Apr Temp31 to 60 F
Jul Temp52 to 86 F
Oct Temp31 to 63 F
Annual Precip15.6 inches
StationJOLIET
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp10 to 34 F
Apr Temp30 to 58 F
Jul Temp53 to 85 F
Oct Temp31 to 61 F
Annual Precip15.7 inches
StationRAPELJE 4 S
Distance19.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 36 F
Apr Temp30 to 58 F
Jul Temp52 to 85 F
Oct Temp32 to 62 F
Annual Precip15.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fromberg422$54,107
Joliet553$44,583
Laurel6,931$64,733

Columbus Public Libraries

Stillwater County Library
27 N 4TH ST
Columbus, Montana
(406) 322-5009

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Columbus Hospitals

Stillwater Hospital Association Inc
(Non-profit)
710 North 11th St
(406) 322-5316

Columbus Public Schools

Columbus Elem School
218 E 1st Ave N
ZIP: 59019
(406) 322-5372
Primary
Total Enrollment 314
Columbus High School
433 N 3rd St
ZIP: 59019
(406) 322-5373
High
Total Enrollment 194
Columbus Middle School
415 N 3rd St
ZIP: 59019
(406) 322-5375
Middle
Total Enrollment 173
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