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Demographics

People

Total Population2,151
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens27.7%
Employed Population 16+904
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married62%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.3%
Median Earnings25+$36,186
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,077
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,958

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,327
% Above Poverty Level94%
% Below Poverty Level6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone24.9%
Median Gross Rent$986
Median House Value$249,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.4%
English19.1%
Irish11.8%
Scottish6.7%
Norwegian4.8%
Dutch4.6%
French Except Basque4.5%
Swedish3.2%
Polish2.1%
Canadian1.2%
Italian1.2%
Danishn1.2%
Swiss0.6%
Russian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
Finnish0.3%
German0.2%
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Columbia City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Columbia County
Standard Zip Codes97018
Phone Area Codes971
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude45.89
Approximate Longitude-122.81

Columbia City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationST HELENS RFD
Distance1.7 miles
Jan Temp34 to 47 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp55 to 82 F
Oct Temp44 to 65 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationLONGVIEW
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp34 to 46 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp53 to 77 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip48 inches
StationPORTLAND INTL AP
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp34 to 46 F
Apr Temp42 to 61 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp45 to 63 F
Annual Precip37 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Banks1,688$86,364
North Plains2,072$82,292
Rainier1,971$48,281
Scappoose6,901$74,415
St. Helens13,169$56,699
Vernonia1,895$59,185
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