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Columbus is a city in Cherokee County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for Columbus, OH
The latitude of Columbus is 37.169N. The longitude is -94.843W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 912 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,286.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Columbus demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cherokee 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 66725 ZIP code.
19% of Columbus residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Columbus ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Columbus was $14,937, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Columbus residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Columbus, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $241. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $610.
Libraries in Columbus include Columbus Public Library ... View libraries
Cherokee County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Columbus political report.
The average commute time for Columbus workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Columbus include Maple Common.
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