Columbia, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Columbia: Borough in western Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Columbia is a city located in the county of Lancaster in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 10,400 and a population density of 4,298 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,295 inhabitants.
The city was created 235 years ago in 1787.
Quick Facts about Columbia
|Population :||10,295 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Pennsylvania (United States)|
|County :||Lancaster County|
|Postal code :||17512|
|Area :||2.42 km2|
|Altitude :||1,184 feet / 361 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1788 (235 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||01:32:54 (1st February 2023)|
|Density :||4,254 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-1.02% (2010-2020)|
Columbia is located at 40°2'1"N 76°30'16"W (40.0337100, -76.5044100).
- Official Website
Official website of Columbia
According to census records, the population of Columbia decreased by 1.02% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Columbia
1 Turkey Hill Experience
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2 Chickies Rock County Park
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3 Columbia Crossing River Trails Center
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4 Columbia River Park
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5 National Watch and Clock Museum
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People born in Columbia (15)
- John Knox MacArthur (American flying ace) he was born in 14/01/1891
- Stephen Atkins Swails (Union Army officer) he was born in 23/02/1832
- Suzanne Westenhoefer (American comedian) she was born in 31/03/1961
- Thomas Welsh (Union United States Army general) he was born in 05/05/1824
- Mary Reeser (Suspected victim of spontaneous human combustion) she was born in 08/03/1884
- Augustus High (American politician) he was born in 07/09/1844
- Florence Hinkle (American operatic soprano) she was born in 22/06/1885
- Blanton C Welsh (Welsh, Blanton C; class of 1882) he was born in 02/06/1860
- Lilian Welsh (American physician, educator, and suffragist) she was born in 06/03/1858
- William Houston Greene (American physician, chemist, and educator) he was born in 30/12/1853
- Samuel Bigler (American weightlifter) he was born in 20/01/1947
- James D. Layng (American railroad official) he was born in 30/08/1833
Schools in Columbia
College & universities near Columbia, PA
|212276||Empire Beauty School-Lancaster||Lancaster (PA)||17603|
Amtrak & bus stations near Columbia, PA
|MJY||Mount Joy||East Henry St. and North Market St.||RAIL|
|ELT||Elizabethtown station||South Wilson Avenue at West High Street||RAIL|
|LNC||Lancaster station||53 McGovern Avenue||RAIL|
|MID||Middletown||Union Street and Mill Street||RAIL|
|HAR||Harrisburg Transportation Center||4th and Chestnut Streets||RAIL|
Post offices near Columbia
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Columbia Post Office||Columbia (PA)||17512|
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Other cities in Lancaster County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lancaster County , PA. (more)
|Hempfield||40,558||Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Lancaster||17,106||City in central Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|West Lampeter||15,983||Township of Pennsylvania|
|Ephrata||13,801||City of the state Washington, United States|
|Elizabethtown||11,494||Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Lititz||10,022||Borough in northern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Conewago||8,536||Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Millersville||8,289||City in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Mount Joy||8,071||Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Willow Street||7,578||Census designated place|
|Clay||6,939||Census-designated place in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|East Earl||6,899||Township in northeastern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Leacock||5,783||Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Union||5,661||Township in southeastern Union County, Pennsylvania|
|New Holland||5,547||Borough in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Pequea||5,448||Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
Distance to Other Cities
Columbia distances to largest Pennsylvania cities