Columbus Luna County, New Mexico

Columbus: Village in Luna County, New Mexico, United States


Columbus is a village located in the county of Luna in the U.S. state of New Mexico. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,664 and a population density of 231 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,622 inhabitants.

The village was created 130 years ago in 1890.

Columbus Quick Facts

Population : 1,622 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Mexico (United States)
County : Luna County
Postal code : 88029
Area : 7.22 km2
Altitude : 4,068 feet / 1240 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1891 (130 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 13:37:04 (30th November 2021)
Density : 225 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.59% (2010-2020)
Weather : 34℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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Columbus is located at 31°49'39"N 107°38'24"W (31.8276000, -107.6400200).

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Columbus forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West southwest wind around 6 mph. more


According to census records, the population of Columbus decreased by 2.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,664 - census
2011 1,694 1.77% estimation process
2012 1,687 -0.41% estimation process
2013 1,663 -1.44% estimation process
2014 1,655 -0.48% estimation process
2015 1,654 -0.06% estimation process
2016 1,657 0.18% estimation process
2017 1,641 -0.98% estimation process
2018 1,626 -0.92% estimation process
2019 1,617 -0.56% estimation process
2020 1,622 0.31% estimation process

Columbus zip code is 88029. County name: Luna, County fips: 35029

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Local Places in Columbus

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Columbus, NM

Code Name Address Type
DEM Deming station 400 East Railroad Avenue RAIL
LCR Las Cruces, New Mexico 304 Wyatt Drive BUS
ELB El Paso (Bus Station), Texas 200 W. San Antonio Ave. BUS
ELP Union Depot 700 San Francisco St. RAIL
LDB Lordsburg Center St. and S.P. Blvd. RAIL

Post offices near Columbus

Post Office Name City ZIP
Columbu Post Office Columbus (NM) 88029

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Other cities in Luna County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Luna County , NM.

City Name Population Title
Deming 13,983 City in Luna County, New Mexico, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Columbus distances to largest New Mexico cities