Columbia Information

Columbia Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Columbia, KY

General Columbia Information

State: Kentucky

County: Adair County

Close cities: Russell Springs, KY, Columbia, KY, Milltown, KY, Sparksville, KY, Inroad, KY, Breeding, KY, Cane-Valley, KY, Toria, KY, Gadberry, KY, Craycraft, KY, Knifley, KY, Greensburg, KY, Glens Fork, KY, Gradyville, KY, Fairplay, KY

Columbia Population (census data)
Total 4,236 (+5.1% since 2000)
Male 1,931 (45.6%)
Female 2,305 (54.4%)

Population Density: 1,232 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.2 (US Avg is 100)

Columbia Elevation: 752 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1893

Land Area: 3.44 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,930

Zip Codes: 42728.

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Columbia Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
  • Black (7.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.3%)
  • English (9.0%)
  • German (7.0%)
  • Irish (6.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.7%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.4%)

Local Columbia Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Cincinnati Bengals
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Eastern Kentucky University, Western Kentucky University

Columbia School Information

High Schools
Adair County High School (526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY, 42728 - Adair County District)
Middle Schools
Adair County Middle School (322 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY, 42728 - Adair County District)
Elementary Schools
Colonel William Casey Elementary (220 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY, 42728 - Adair County District)
Shepherd Elementary School (7445 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY, 42728 - Adair County District)
Sparksville Elementary School (44 Weed-Sparksville Road, Columbia, KY, 42728 - Adair County District)
Other/Private Schools
John Adair Intermediate School (202 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY, 42728 - Adair County District)

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