Columbus County, NC

Population 57,799

Columbus County, NC Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.9%

Registered Offenders

30.74% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

538 Found nearby

Unemployment

High 5.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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26 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 26 K-12 public schools in Columbus County, NC and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Columbus County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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170 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14.8%
  • Rented
    26%
  • Owned
    59.2%

35 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Columbus County, NC issued 35 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Columbus County, NC issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $516
  • 1 Bedroom: $538
  • 2 Bedrooms: $683
  • 3 Bedrooms: $892
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,027

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Environmental Hazards

538 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Columbus County, NC has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Columbus County, NC is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.83 Average
    Columbus County, NC is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.22°
  • February 48.47°
  • March 54.82°
  • April 63.18°
  • May 70.67°
  • June 78.4°
  • July 80.78°
  • August 80.32°
  • September 75.95°
  • October 66.05°
  • November 55.23°
  • December 47.35°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Columbus County, NC

Earthquakes
Columbus County, NC has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Columbus County, NC has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Columbus County, NC has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Columbus County, NC has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Columbus County, NC: $35,847

Unemployment

Unemployment in Columbus County is 5.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 7.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.17%
White Collar - 46.83%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Pat McCrory
  • Sen. Richard Burr
  • Sen. Thom Tillis

Neighborhood Info

5 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

66 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all