Columbus Junction, Iowa Census Data & Community Profile

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Columbus Junction GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Columbus Junction, IA
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Columbus Junction, IA was 1,900.

Columbus Junction Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Columbus Junction was 936, which represents 49.3 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Columbus Junction, IA
There are an estimated 424 married men in the town. 61.6 percent of men over 15 years old in Columbus Junction are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Columbus Junction is 964 which is 50.7 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Columbus Junction, Iowa
There are an estimated 390 married women in the community. 53.2 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Columbus Junction, IA
The median age of people living in Columbus Junction, IA was 34.1 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Columbus Junction was 157. There were 1,356 people above the age of 18, which represents 71.4 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 13.7 percent of the population (260) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Columbus Junction, IA
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Columbus Junction, IA was 1,870.

White Population in Columbus Junction, IA
The estimated White population in the Columbus Junction community is 1,621, which is 85.3 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Columbus Junction, Iowa
The estimated Black/African American population is 11, which is 0.6 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Columbus Junction, IA
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Columbus Junction, IA was 1.

Asian Population in Columbus Junction, Iowa
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 2.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Columbus Junction, IA
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Columbus Junction was an estimated 0.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 235, while those of “two or more races” was 30 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Columbus Junction community was 741, or 39 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Columbus Junction, IA
The household population number in Columbus Junction was 1,850.

Group Quarters Population in Columbus Junction, IA
Group Quarters population in the community was 50.

Average Household Size in Columbus Junction, IA
The average household size in Columbus Junction is 2.68 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 3.24 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Columbus Junction, IA
At the time of the last census survey, there were 748 total housing units in Columbus Junction.

The number of occupied housing units was 691, or 92.4 of the total units in town. Of these, 443 were owner-occupied (64.1), and 248 were renter-occupied (35.9, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 57 vacant homes in Columbus Junction at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Columbus Junction, Iowa
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 383, with a median value in dollars of 69,400.

Monthly Owner Costs in Columbus Junction, IA
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $690 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Columbus Junction, average costs per month were $249 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 865 people in the community had a high school degree, or 74.4 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Columbus Junction, Iowa
194 people in Columbus Junction also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 16.7 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Columbus Junction, IA
The number of Civilian Veterans in Columbus Junction was 151, or 11.2 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Columbus Junction, IA
In 2000, there were 289 people in Columbus Junction, IA listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Columbus Junction, IA
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 593 people in Columbus Junction who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 35.1 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Columbus Junction, Iowa
There were 867 in the labor force in Columbus Junction at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 61.8 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Columbus Junction was 21.6 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Columbus Junction, IA
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $33,167. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Columbus Junction, IA
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $42,188. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Columbus Junction, Iowa
Per capita income in Columbus Junction in the last full census was 16,314. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Columbus Junction numbered 47, or 9.7 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Columbus Junction, IA
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 199, or 11.2 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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