Columbus Platte County, Nebraska

Columbus: City in Platte County, Nebraska, United States

About

Columbus is a city located in the county of Platte in the U.S. state of Nebraska. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,160 and a population density of 117 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,923 inhabitants.

The city was created 166 years ago in 1855.

Columbus Quick Facts

Population : 2,923 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nebraska (United States)
County : Platte County
Postal code : 68601–68602
Phone Area Codes : 402
Area : 26.96 km2
Official name : Columbus
Altitude : 1,447 feet / 441 meters
Capital city : Columbus is capital of Platte County
Establishment : January 01, 1856 (166 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:07:03 (18th January 2022)
Density : 108 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.11% (2010-2020)
Weather : 24℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
Columbus locator map
Location of Columbus on Nebraska map.
Columbus  Nebraska 2500 block 13th St from SW image
Columbus Nebraska 2500 block 13th St from SW
Columbus  Nebraska 2500 block 13th St from SW image

Geography

Columbus is located at 41°25'47"N 97°22'6"W (41.4297300, -97.3683800).

Columbus map

Weather

Columbus forecast: Partly cloudy. Low around 24, with temperatures rising to around 26 overnight. West southwest wind around 6 mph. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Columbus decreased by 8.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,160 - census
2011 2,994 -5.54% estimation process
2012 3,006 0.4% estimation process
2013 2,935 -2.42% estimation process
2014 2,987 1.74% estimation process
2015 2,993 0.2% estimation process
2016 2,977 -0.54% estimation process
2017 2,968 -0.3% estimation process
2018 2,980 0.4% estimation process
2019 2,993 0.43% estimation process
2020 2,923 -2.39% estimation process

Columbus zip code is 68601. County name: Platte, County fips: 31141

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People born in Columbus (27)

People born in Columbus, including Olympic alpine skier, US ski team member , Chad Fleischer, businessman Andrew Higgins, actor Brad William Henke, .

List

  • Lawrence Brock (American politician (1906-1968)) he was born in 16/08/1906
  • Max Mathews (American pioneer in computer music) he was born in 13/11/1926
  • Chuck Jura (American basketball player) he was born in 28/03/1950
  • Chad Mustard (Player of American football) he was born in 08/10/1977
  • Cory Schlesinger (Player of American football) he was born in 23/06/1972
  • Don Preister (American politician) he was born in 23/12/1946
  • Dwight Siebler (American baseball player) he was born in 05/08/1937
  • Greg L. Adams (American politician) he was born in 06/02/1952
  • Jim Malloy (American racing driver) he was born in 23/05/1935
  • Jack Van Berg (American horse trainer) he was born in 07/06/1936
  • Kelly Saalfeld (Player of American football) he was born in 15/02/1956
  • Kim M. Robak (Nebraska politician) she was born in 04/10/1955
  • Laverne Torczon (American football player (1936-2015)) he was born in 01/01/1936
  • Margaret M. Morrow (United States federal judge) she was born in 01/01/1950
  • Parker Douglass (Player of American football) he was born in 25/06/1985
  • Paul Schumacher (American State Senator) he was born in 04/04/1951
  • Tom White (American politician) he was born in 26/10/1956
  • Joe Blahak (Player of American football (1950-2016)) he was born in 29/08/1950

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Columbus, NE

Code Name Address Type
LNK Lincoln 201 North 7th St. RAIL

Post offices near Columbus

Post Office Name City ZIP
Columbu Post Office Columbus (NE) 68601

Other places with the same name (18)

  • Columbus , Ohio capital city of Ohio, United States with a population of 884,356 people.
  • 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 , Kansas city in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States with a population of 3,006 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 Platte County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Platte County , NE.

City Name Population Title
Humphrey 800 City in Nebraska, United States
Oconee 504 Township in Platte County, Nebraska
Saint Bernard 485 Human settlement in United States of America
Duncan 370 Village in Nebraska, United States
Platte Center 329 Village in the United States
Monroe 273 Township in Platte County, Nebraska
Lindsay 256 Village in Nebraska, USA
Creston 222 Human settlement in Platte County, Nebraska, United States of America
Tarnov 45 Human settlement in Platte County, Nebraska, United States of America
Cornlea 35 Human settlement in Platte County, Nebraska, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Columbus distances to largest Nebraska cities