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Columbia is a city in Marion County.
It is the county seat.
The latitude of Columbia is 31.251N. The longitude is -89.837W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 148 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 6,344.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Columbia demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Marion County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 39429 ZIP code.
4% of Columbia residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Columbia ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Columbia was $12,592, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Columbia residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Columbia include Keys Hill Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Columbia, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $254. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $600.
Libraries in Columbia include Columbia-Marion County Library ... View libraries
Marion County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Columbia political report.
The average commute time for Columbia workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Columbia, MSPros: Downtown Columbia is great! The Courthouse: a must see!
Cons: Probably one of the biggest drug-moving towns in south Mississippi; Just as long as you stay out of that part of town.
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