Columbia, Mississippi

Columbia: City in Mississippi, United States

About

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 locator map
Location of Columbia on Mississippi map.

Quick Facts about Columbia

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 : 10:45:35 (15th April 2024)
Density : 334 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -12.51% (2010-2020)
Marion County Mississippi Courthouse image
Marion County Mississippi Courthouse
Marion County Mississippi Courthouse image

Geography

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

Columbia map

Demographics

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, .

List

  • 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)

  • Columbia , South Carolina The most populous city in South Carolina. It is located on the Congaree River in central South Carolina. Columbia is known for its many colleges and universities, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the University of South Carolina and the South Carolina State Museum. with a population of 132,130 people.
  • Columbia , Missouri The most populous city in the state of Missouri. It is located on the Missouri River in central Missouri. Columbia is known for its many colleges and universities, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the University of Missouri and the Missouri State Historical Society. with a population of 124,769 people.
  • Columbia , Tennessee The county seat of Maury County, Tennessee. It is located on the Duck River in the middle part of the state. Columbia is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Columbia Historical Society and the Columbia Museum of Art. with a population of 41,826 people.
  • Columbia , Illinois city in Illinois, United States with a population of 10,627 people.
  • Columbia , Pennsylvania borough in western Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 10,295 people.
  • Columbia , Indiana county seat in Indiana with a population of 9,416 people.
  • Columbia , Connecticut town in Tolland County, Connecticut, United States with a population of 5,355 people.
  • Columbia , Kentucky city in Adair County, Kentucky, United States with a population of 4,902 people.
  • Columbia , Ohio township of Ohio with a population of 1,128 people.
  • Columbia , North Carolina human settlement in Tyrrell County, North Carolina, United States of America with a population of 752 people.
  • Columbia , New Hampshire town in New Hampshire, United States with a population of 744 people.
  • Columbia , Alabama town in Alabama, United States with a population of 743 people.
  • Columbia , Maine town in Maine, USA with a population of 469 people.
  • Columbia , Louisiana parish seat of Caldwell Parish, Louisiana, United States with a population of 364 people.
  • Columbia , South Dakota city in Brown County, South Dakota, United States with a population of 108 people.

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)

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