Columbia Monroe County, Illinois

Columbia: City in Illinois, United States

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About

Columbia is a city located in the county of Monroe in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,707 and a population density of 364 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,627 inhabitants.

The city was created 162 years ago in 1858.

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Geography

Columbia is located at 38°26'37"N 90°12'4"W (38.4436600, -90.2012200).

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Weather

Columbia forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Columbia Quick Facts

Population : 10,627 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Monroe County
Postal code : 62236
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 26.69 km2
Altitude : 709 feet / 216 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1859 (162 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:48:04 (16th September 2021)
Density : 398 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.66% (2010-2020)
Weather : 85℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Columbia increased by 8.66% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,707 - census
2011 9,825 1.2% estimation process
2012 9,880 0.56% estimation process
2013 9,987 1.07% estimation process
2014 10,070 0.82% estimation process
2015 10,152 0.81% estimation process
2016 10,232 0.78% estimation process
2017 10,313 0.79% estimation process
2018 10,428 1.1% estimation process
2019 10,513 0.81% estimation process
2020 10,627 1.07% estimation process

Columbia zip code is 62236. County name: Monroe, County fips: 17133

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Local Places in Columbia

1 Columbia City Hall
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Address: 208 S Rapp Ave, Columbia, IL 62236 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Columbia (6)

People born in Columbia, including rower John Freitag, historian David Roediger, admiral John P. Weinel, you can see a list of people who born in Columbia.

  • Nelson Mathews (American baseball player) he was born in 21/07/1941
  • T. J. Mathews (American baseball player) he was born in 09/01/1970
  • Aedan Stanley (US association football player) he was born in 13/12/1999

Schools in Columbia

College & universities near Columbia, IL

Code Name City ZIP
483911 Creative Touch Cosmetology School Waterloo (IL) 62298-1609

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Columbia, IL

Code Name Address Type
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
WAH Washington 301 West Front St. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL

Post offices near Columbia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Columbia Post Office Columbia (IL) 62236

Other places with the same name (16)

Other cities in Monroe County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Monroe County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Waterloo 10,536 City in Illinois
Valmeyer 1,238 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Hecker 474 Village in United States of America
Maeystown 162 Human settlement in United States of America
Fults 28 Village in United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Columbia distances to largest Illinois cities