1998 USA Counties
General Profile
Columbia, NY

Population - total, 1997 64,082
Population - total, 1990 62,982
Population - total, 1980 59,487
Population - percent change, 1990 to 1997 1.7
Population - percent change, 1980 to 1990 5.9
Population - white, 1996 60,284
Population - percent white, 1996 94.8
Population - black, 1996 2,850
Population - percent black, 1996 4.5
Population - American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut, 1996 117
Population - percent American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut, 1996 0.2
Population - Asian or Pacific Islander, 1996 362
Population - percent Asian or Pacific Islander, 1996 0.6
Population - Hispanic (may be of any race), 1996 1,330
Population - percent Hispanic (may be of any race), 1996 2.1
Population - under 5 years, 1996 4,459
Population - 5 to 14 years, 1996 9,039
Population - 65 years and over, 1996 10,707
Vital statistics (NCHS) - births, 1994 715
Vital statistics (NCHS) - births per 1000 resident population, 1994 11.3
Vital statistics (NCHS) - deaths, 1994 693
Vital statistics (NCHS) - deaths per 1000 resident population, 1994 10.9
Vital statistics (NCHS) - infant deaths, 1994 7
Vital statistics (NCHS) - infant deaths per 1000 live births, 1994 9.8
Public school enrollment (NCES) - number, fall 1994-1995 9,928
Public school enrollment (NCES) - number, fall 1991-1992 9,743
Educational attainment - percent persons 25 years and over high school graduates, 1990 73.6
Educational attainment - percent persons 25 years and over college graduates, 1990 18.5
Local government finances - per capita property taxes (dollars), 1992 1,004
Federal funds and grants - per capita expenditures and obligations (dollars), 1997 4,134
Federal funds and grants - per capita expenditures and obligations (dollars), 1990 2,670
Social security (SSA) - total benefit recipients, 1996 12,904
Social security (SSA) - total benefit recipients, 1990 11,905
Supplemental security income (SSA) - total recipients, 1996 1,740
Supplemental security income (SSA) - total recipients, 1990 1,252
Civilian labor force (BLS) - number, 1996 32,216
Civilian labor force (BLS) - number, 1990 31,478
Civilian labor force (BLS) - unemployment rate, 1996 4.1
Civilian labor force (BLS) - unemployment rate, 1990 3.1
Personal income (BEA) - total ($1000), 1994 1,276,667
Personal income (BEA) - total ($1000), 1990 1,104,270
Personal income (BEA) - per capita (dollars), 1994 20,135
Personal income (BEA) - per capita (dollars), 1990 17,516
Money income - median household income (dollars), 1993 32,233
Money income - median household income (dollars), 1989 29,785
Poverty - percent persons below poverty, 1993 11.7
Poverty - percent persons below poverty, 1989 9.6
Commercial banks and savings institutions (FDIC-insured) - number of offices, 1997 21
Commercial banks and savings institutions (FDIC-insured) - total deposits ($1000), 1997 755,651
Private nonfarm establishments - total, 1995 1,534
Private nonfarm establishments - net change, 1990 to 1995 42
Private nonfarm establishments - percent retail trade, 1995 24.6
Private nonfarm establishments - percent services, 1995 36.2
Private nonfarm establishments - paid employees, 1995 13,961
Private nonfarm establishments - average annual payroll per paid employee (dollars), 1995 21,657
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total, 1997 186
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total, 1990 125
New private housing units authorized by building permits - valuation ($1000), 1997 18,833
New private housing units authorized by building permits - valuation ($1000), 1990 9,788
Retail trade - per capita retail sales (dollars), 1992 5,147


Data Flag Descriptions
(FN) Footnote for this item for this area

(NA) Not available

(D) Avoid disclosure of confidential information

(X) Not applicable

(S) Does not meet publication standards

(Z) Value > 0 but < half unit of measure shown


From the US Census Bureau, http://censtats.census.gov/cgi-bin/usac/usatable.pl