Census Data for Columbus City ...
As far as we can tell, Columbus City has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.
While we don't have census information for Columbus City, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
Population Rings for Columbus City ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Columbus City and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Columbus City. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Columbus City, so its people haven't been included.
|5 mi [8 km]||2||903||+0.78%|
|10 mi [16 km]||5||12,354||+1.49%|
|15 mi [24 km]||12||37,667||+2.01%|
|20 mi [32 km]||25||79,259||+1.41%|
|25 mi [40 km]||33||91,681||+1.3%|
|30 mi [48 km]||46||304,937||+4.02%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Columbus City, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Columbus City. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Columbus City, see our County-by-County Page for Columbus City.
A Census QuickFact is available for Marshall County (QF-01095).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Marshall County.
Miscellaneous Information for Columbus City ...
The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Marshall County or the community of Columbus City:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Columbus City:
GNIS ID for Columbus City: 116461
GNIS ID for Marshall County: 161574
GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 01 (Alabama)
County Code: 095 (Marshall County)
Place Code: 16792 (Columbus City)
State & County Code: 01/095 (Alabama / Marshall County)
State & Place Code: 01/16792 (Alabama / Columbus City)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Columbus City is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Columbus City.
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.|
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|<2>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Columbus City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Columbus City) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Columbus City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Columbus City
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Columbus City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4606, Longitude: -86.2333 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Columbus City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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|<3>||The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.|
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Columbus City.