Columbus Cherokee County, Kansas

Columbus: City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States

About

Columbus is a city located in the county of Cherokee in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,312 and a population density of 528 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,006 inhabitants.

Columbus Quick Facts

Population : 3,006 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Cherokee County
Postal code : 66725
Phone Area Codes : 620
Area : 6.27 km2
Altitude : 912 feet / 278 meters
Capital city : Columbus is capital of Cherokee County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:06:34 (25th May 2022)
Density : 479 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.18% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Columbus is located at 37°10'9"N 94°50'39"W (37.1692300, -94.8441200).

Columbus map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Columbus decreased by 10.18% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,312 - census
2011 3,277 -1.07% estimation process
2012 3,250 -0.83% estimation process
2013 3,208 -1.31% estimation process
2014 3,188 -0.63% estimation process
2015 3,152 -1.14% estimation process
2016 3,110 -1.35% estimation process
2017 3,089 -0.68% estimation process
2018 3,076 -0.42% estimation process
2019 3,052 -0.79% estimation process
2020 3,006 -1.53% estimation process

Columbus zip code is 66725. County name: Cherokee, County fips: 20021

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People born in Columbus (8)

People born in Columbus, including archer Dennis McComak, politician Thomas Daniel Winter, composer Mike McFerron, .

List

  • Doro Merande (American film, stage, television and vaudeville actress (1892-1975)) she was born in 31/03/1892
  • Kenneth A. Spencer (American businessman) he was born in 25/01/1902
  • Merle Evans (American circus bandmaster and composer) he was born in 26/12/1894
  • Jim George (American writer) he was born in 14/05/1943
  • Baxter Harris (actor) he was born in 18/11/1940

Schools in Columbus

College & universities near Columbus, KS

Code Name City ZIP
155681 Pittsburg State University Pittsburg (KS) 66762

Post offices near Columbus

Post Office Name City ZIP
Columbu Post Office Columbus (KS) 66725

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  • Columbus , Georgia consolidated city-county in Muscogee County, Georgia, United States with a population of 196,442 people.
  • Columbus , Indiana city in Bartholomew County, Indiana, United States with a population of 48,445 people.
  • Columbus , Mississippi county seat of Lowndes County, Mississippi, United States with a population of 23,307 people.
  • Columbus , Minnesota city in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 4,211 people.
  • Columbus , Michigan township in St. Clair County, Michigan with a population of 4,038 people.
  • Columbus , Texas city in Colorado County, Texas, United States with a population of 3,699 people.
  • Columbus , Nebraska city in Platte County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 2,923 people.
  • Columbus , Montana town in Stillwater County, Montana, United States with a population of 2,117 people.
  • Columbus , Pennsylvania census-designated place in Warren County, Pennsylvania with a population of 1,899 people.
  • Columbus , New Mexico village in Luna County, New Mexico, United States with a population of 1,622 people.
  • Columbus , North Carolina town in Polk County, North Carolina, United States with a population of 1,007 people.
  • Columbus , New York town in Chenango County, New York, United States with a population of 922 people.
  • Columbus , Wisconsin city in Columbia and Dodge counties in Wisconsin, United States with a population of 652 people.
  • Columbus , Kentucky city in Hickman County, Kentucky, United States with a population of 150 people.
  • Columbus , North Dakota city in Burke County, North Dakota, United States with a population of 139 people.
  • Columbus , Illinois village in Adams County, Illinois, United States with a population of 96 people.

Other cities in Cherokee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County , KS.

City Name Population Title
Baxter Springs 3,893 City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America
Galena 2,824 City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States
Lowell 639 Census-designated place in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States
Weir 634 City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States
Scammon 440 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America
West Mineral 170 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America
Sherman 143 Human settlement in Kansas, United States
Roseland 66 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Columbus distances to largest Kansas cities