A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Columbia, New Hampshire
Welcome to Columbia ...
The location of Columbia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Columbia has a population of 735 people<3> (see below for details).
Columbia is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Columbia lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Columbia lies within the (603) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Columbia had an population of 735 people. This is a decrease of 2.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Columbia had a population of 757 people. This makes Columbia the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Columbia represents 0.06% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 202nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 757 people, the population of Columbia has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 750 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Columbia.
Adding Columbia to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Columbia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Columbia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Columbia on a Rand McNally Map of New Hampshire (1912).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Columbia on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Columbia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 49 communities that are also named Columbia - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nevada (3), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (6), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Columbia.
Communities near Columbia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Columbia.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Columbia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Columbia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Columbia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Columbia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Columbia. See our Newspapers Page for Columbia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Columbia ...
Looking for more information about Columbia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Columbia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Columbia.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Columbia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021