Columbia, Alabama

Population 846

Columbia is located in Houston County, AL. The population is 846, making Columbia the 9th largest city in Houston County.

There are 1 public schools in Columbia with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Columbia is low, and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Columbia is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Columbia property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Columbia include Haleburg, Cedar Springs and Gordon.

Columbia Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 21%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 8.5%

Crime Rate

42.9% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 93
  • Violent Crimes: 139
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 231
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

82.89% Higher than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Columbia
  • 94.56 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

13 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 12


Moderate 3.6%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 1 K-12 public school in Columbia, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Columbia's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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Crime view details

8 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$65,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $502
  • 1 Bedroom: $505
  • 2 Bedrooms: $648
  • 3 Bedrooms: $868
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,030

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Environmental Hazards

13 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (335/350)
    Columbia, AL has 95.71% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Columbia, AL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Columbia, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.25°
  • February 52.6°
  • March 60.1°
  • April 67.7°
  • May 75.73°
  • June 82.77°
  • July 82.93°
  • August 81.94°
  • September 77.58°
  • October 67.28°
  • November 57.45°
  • December 54.17°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Columbia, AL

Columbia, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Columbia, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Columbia, AL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Columbia, AL has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Columbia, AL: $31,806


Unemployment in Columbia is 3.6%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.5% and 3.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 43.04%
White Collar - 56.96%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Martha Roby

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

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  • No hospitals found in Columbia, AL

1 Library view all

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0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Columbia, AL
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