People Facts Columbus Ohio
Population, 2010 787,033 11,536,504
Population, 2000 711,470 11,353,140
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 7.6% 6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 23.2% 23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 8.6% 14.1%
Female persons, percent, 2010 51.2% 51.2%
White persons, percent, 2010 61.5% 82.7%
Black persons, percent, 2010 28.0% 12.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 0.3% 0.2%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 4.1% 1.7%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010 3.3% 2.1%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 5.6% 3.1%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010 59.3% 81.1%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2006-2010 10.1% 3.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010 12.6% 6.3%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 87.3% 87.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 31.9% 24.1%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 20.8 22.7
Housing units, 2010 370,965 5,127,508
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 49.5% 69.2%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010 41.1% 23.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $138,700 $136,400
Households, 2006-2010 318,454 4,552,270
Persons per household, 2006-2010 2.36 2.46
Median household income 2006-2010 $43,122 $47,358
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010 21.4% 14.2%
Business Facts
Total number of firms, 2007 56,957 897,939
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 16.6% 5.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 3.8% 2.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 2.4% 1.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 33.3% 27.7%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 11,317,893 295,890,890
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 11,029,444 135,575,279
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 12,077,018 138,816,008
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $16,088 $12,049
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 1,944,791 17,779,905
Geography Facts
Land area in square miles, 2010 217.17 40,860.69
Persons per square mile, 2010 3,624.1 282.3
Counties Delaware County
Fairfield County
Franklin County