Columbia Heights Anoka County, Minnesota

Columbia Heights: City in Anoka County, Minnesota

About

Columbia Heights is a city located in the county of Anoka in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 19,496 and a population density of 2,152 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 20,381 inhabitants.

The city was created 124 years ago in 1897.

Columbia Heights Quick Facts

Population : 20,381 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Anoka County
Postal code : 55421
Phone Area Codes : 763
Area : 9.06 km2
Altitude : 922 feet / 281 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1898 (124 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:32:28 (24th May 2022)
Density : 2,250 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.34% (2010-2020)
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Location of Columbia Heights on Minnesota map.
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Geography

Columbia Heights is located at 45°2'27"N 93°15'47"W (45.0408000, -93.2630000). It has 3 neighbors: Fridley, Hilltop and Minneapolis.

Columbia Heights map

Columbia Heights has 3 neighbours.

  • Fridley city in Anoka County, Minnesota, USA
  • Hilltop city in Minnesota, United States
  • Minneapolis largest city in Minnesota, U.S., county seat of Hennepin County

Demographics

The population of Columbia Heights increased by 4.34% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 19,496 - census
2011 19,549 0.27% estimation process
2012 19,656 0.54% estimation process
2013 19,650 -0.03% estimation process
2014 19,676 0.13% estimation process
2015 19,708 0.16% estimation process
2016 19,726 0.09% estimation process
2017 20,184 2.27% estimation process
2018 20,485 1.47% estimation process
2019 20,427 -0.28% estimation process
2020 20,381 -0.23% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,715
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 19,589
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 20,292
April 1, 2010 Population : 19,622
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 15.5%
People over 65 (%) : 14.3%
Female persons, % : 49.0%
White only, percent : 31.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 58.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 21.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 18.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 224
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 63.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 36.7%

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 36.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $558,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,223
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,179
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,520
2015-2019 Households : 7,403
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.78
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 80.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 87.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 25.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 51,585
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 30,385
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 189,615
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,511
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $68,245
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $33,959
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,631
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,561
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 868
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,877
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 699
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 74
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,524
2010 population per square mile : 15,681.6
2010 land area in square miles : 1.25

People born in Columbia Heights (2)

People born in Columbia Heights, including screenwriter Pat Proft, Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient James D. La Belle, .

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Schools in Columbia Heights

College & universities near Columbia Heights, MN

Code Name City ZIP
173744 Aveda Institute-Minneapolis Minneapolis (MN) 55414
125231 Walden University Minneapolis (MN) 55401
175120 Summit Academy Opportunities Industrialization Center Minneapolis (MN) 55405
413413 Capella University Minneapolis (MN) 55402-3389
446002 American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Roseville (MN) 55113

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Columbia Heights, MN

Code Name Address Type
MSP Saint Paul Union Depot Midway Station RAIL
RDW Red Wing station 420 Levee Street RAIL
SCD St. Cloud 555 East St. Germain Street RAIL
MNM Menomonie, WI 302 10th Avenue East BUS

Post offices near Columbia Heights

Post Office Name City ZIP
Columbia Heigh Post Office Minneapolis (MN) 55421

Other cities in Anoka County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Anoka County , MN. (more)

City Name Population Title
Blaine 66,697 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Co on Rapids 62,935 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Ramsey 28,523 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Fridley 27,857 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, USA
Lino Lakes 22,427 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Anoka 17,517 City in and county seat of Anoka County, Minnesota
Ham Lake 16,943 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
East Bethel 12,102 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Oak Grove 9,027 City in Minnesota, United States
Saint Francis 8,065 City in Anoka and Isanti counties, Minnesota, United States
Linwood 5,464 Unincorporated community in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Circle Pines 4,928 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Nowthen 4,732 City in Minnesota, United States
Columbus 4,211 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Centerville 4,034 City in Minnesota, United States
Hilltop 764 City in Minnesota, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Columbia Heights distances to largest Minnesota cities