Columbia, LA Profile: Facts & Data

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Columbia, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Columbia had a population of 375 as of July 1, 2018. Columbia ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Columbia is located at latitude 32.1021 and longitude -92.0764 in Caldwell Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Columbia (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Caldwell Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 62 feet.

The Town of Columbia (GNIS ID: 2406299) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Columbia is located within Parish Governing Authority District 4, a minor civil division (MCD) of Caldwell Parish.


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Columbia, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 375
Population in Households 363
Population in Familes 278
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 495
Diversity Index3 56
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $25,000
Average Household Income $42,101
Per Capita Income $18,990

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 207 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 90 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 68 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 48 (23.2%)
Median Home Value $80,612
Average Home Value $120,833
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 159
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 88
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.47% -0.21%
Households -0.45% -0.13%
Families 0.86% -0.46%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   1.26%

Columbia, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Columbia to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 398 16th
Population Density # 264 45th
Diversity Index # 88 82nd
Median Household Income # 447 6th
Per Capita Income # 354 26th

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