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Columbia City is a city in Whitley County, in the Fort Wayne metro area.

It is the county seat.

The latitude of Columbia City is 41.157N. The longitude is -85.488W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 860 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,671.


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Median household income
Local
$36,112
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Columbia City demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Columbia
Well-known residents have included:
· Lloyd Cassel Douglas, author
Local festivals include:
  • Old Settler's Day - June 26-30, 2007
  • Mihsihkinaahkwa Powwow - Aug. 10-12, 2007
Dates often change. Check Columbia City web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Columbia City demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Whitley County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Fort Wayne area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 46725 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

39% of Columbia City residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Columbia City ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Columbia City was $19,296, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

12% of Columbia City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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History

Historic districts in Columbia City include Columbia City Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Columbia City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $361.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $786.


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Libraries in Columbia City include Peabody Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Columbia City include Columbia City Post & Mail

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Politics

Whitley County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Columbia City political report.

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The average commute time for Columbia City workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Columbia City include Amerihost Inn, Executive Inn, Super 8.

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