Columbia Marion County, Mississippi

Columbia: City in Mississippi, United States


Columbia is a city located in the county of Marion in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,582 and a population density of 376 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,850 inhabitants.

Columbia Quick Facts

Population : 5,850 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Marion County
Different from : Columbus
Postal code : 39429
Phone Area Codes : 601
Area : 17.5 km2
Altitude : 148 feet / 45 meters
Capital city : Columbia is capital of Marion County
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 04:49:21 (30th September 2022)
Density : 334 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -12.51% (2010-2020)
Columbia locator map
Location of Columbia on Mississippi map.
Marion County Mississippi Courthouse image
Marion County Mississippi Courthouse
Marion County Mississippi Courthouse image


Columbia is located at 31°15'7"N 89°50'15"W (31.2518400, -89.8375800).

Columbia map


According to census records, the population of Columbia decreased by 12.51% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,582 - census
2011 6,466 -1.79% estimation process
2012 6,396 -1.09% estimation process
2013 6,323 -1.15% estimation process
2014 6,217 -1.71% estimation process
2015 6,125 -1.5% estimation process
2016 6,033 -1.52% estimation process
2017 6,022 -0.18% estimation process
2018 5,907 -1.95% estimation process
2019 5,837 -1.2% estimation process
2020 5,850 0.22% estimation process

Columbia zip code is 39429. County name: Marion, County fips: 28091

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People born in Columbia (27)

People born in Columbia, including football running back, Pro Football Hall of Famer Walter Payton, Player of football Jackie Smith, football player Bobby Hamilton, .


  • Brian Edwards (American television producer and writer) he was born in 31/08/1966
  • Buddy Blair (American baseball player) he was born in 10/09/1910
  • Claudis James (American football player (1943-2013)) he was born in 07/11/1943
  • Eagle Day (American football punter (1932-2008)) he was born in 02/10/1932
  • Eddie Payton (American football player) he was born in 03/08/1951
  • Jim Dunaway (American football player (1941-2018)) he was born in 03/09/1941
  • Joe Owens (American football player (1946-2013)) he was born in 08/11/1946
  • Kenny Johnson (American football player) he was born in 07/01/1958
  • Terry Irvin (Player of American and Canadian football) he was born in 14/09/1954
  • Gerry E. Hinton (Louisiana chiropractor and politician) he was born in 30/06/1930
  • Henry E. Baker (American patent examiner and author) he was born in 01/09/1857
  • Gil Carmichael (Mississippi businessman and politician) he was born in 27/06/1927
  • Ken Morgan he was born in 10/09/1951
  • Ruby Terry (musician) she was born in 01/02/1952
  • Anthony Alford (American professional baseball outfielder) he was born in 20/07/1994
  • John A. Polk (American politician) he was born in 18/03/1949
  • Ted Alford (American-football player (1971-)) he was born in 02/02/1971
  • James W. Ball (United States Army officer) he was born in 10/02/1939

Schools in Columbia

College & universities near Columbia, MS

Code Name City ZIP
448017 Institute of Health & Technology Hattiesburg (MS) 39402
176372 University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg (MS) 39406-0001
383950 Antonelli College-Hattiesburg Hattiesburg (MS) 39401
438674 The Academy of Hair Design Six Hattiesburg (MS) 39401-7569
491233 Unlimited Cosmetology School Hattiesburg (MS) 39401

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Columbia, MS

Code Name Address Type
HBI Hattiesburg, MS 7297 US Highway 49 BUS
HBG Hattiesburg station 308 Newman St. RAIL
MCB McComb 114 Northeast Railroad Ave. RAIL
BRH Brookhaven East Monticello St. and South Railroad Ave. RAIL
PIC Picayune US 11 at Tate Street RAIL

Post offices near Columbia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Columbia Post Office Columbia (MS) 39429
Foxworth Post Office Foxworth (MS) 39483
Kokom Post Office Kokomo (MS) 39643
Oak Val Post Office Oak Vale (MS) 39656
Sandy Hook Post Office Sandy Hook (MS) 39478

Other places with the same name (16)

Other cities in Marion County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Marion County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Holly Springs 7,684 City in and county seat of Marshall County, Mississippi, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Columbia distances to largest Mississippi cities

Map & Images (more maps)

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University of British Columbia Map
Columbia River George Bike Map
Columbia River George Bike Map