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Columbia is in Caldwell Parish.

It is the parish seat.

The latitude of Columbia is 32.105N. The longitude is -92.077W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 75 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 469.


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Median household income
Local
$30,000
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Columbia demographic reports
Columbia is on the Ouachita River.
Steamboat town
Local festivals include:
  • Louisiana Art and Folk Festival - Oct. 13, 2007
Dates often change. Check Columbia web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Historic sites and museums: Martin Homeplace, Schepis Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Columbia demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Caldwell Parish 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 71418 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

3% of Columbia residents report German ancestry, and 3% 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 $13,999, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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11% of Columbia residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Columbia, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $358.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $560.


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Libraries in Columbia include Caldwell Parish Library ... View libraries

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Caldwell Parish supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Columbia political report.

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The average commute time for Columbia workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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