Columbus employment information

Income per capita$23,209$25,427$28,555
Median household income$41,362$49,342$53,482
Median income owner occupied$59,227$63,671$68,142
Median income renter occupied$30,192$30,345$33,219
Median earnings male$29,195$33,645$36,116
Median earnings female$21,764$25,105$25,692
Unemployment rate6.4%6.7%5.8%
Poverty level20.2%18.5%15.6%

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Columbus is 19% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Columbus is 23% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Columbus is 9% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Columbus is 29% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Columbus


New Real Estate Listings In Columbus

Compare Columbus, GA Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Columbus median earnings by income bracket

Columbus employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.4%0.8%
Manufacturing sector14.0%0.1%
Financial & insurance services6.8%11.2%
Wholesale & retail services12.8%13.3%
Public administration9.5%6.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.4%1.7%
Education, health & social services11.1%35.0%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Cusseta-Chattahoochee County, GA11,846$48,4889%
Smiths Station, AL5,095$45,94414%
Phenix City, AL35,753$36,22532%
Ladonia, AL2,947$28,96646%
Columbus, GA198,247$41,36223%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Akron, OH198,492$34,13936%
Yonkers, NY198,654$61,13214%
Moreno Valley, CA198,872$54,2291%
Aurora, IL199,878$63,56919%
Augusta, GA196,551$37,59330%
Columbus, GA198,247$41,36223%
Source: The Columbus, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.