The Columbus Air Force Base CDP(1) had a population of 1,414 as of July 1, 2021. Columbus AFB ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Columbus AFB is located at latitude 33.6276 and longitude -88.4454 in Lowndes County. The formal boundaries for the Columbus Air Force Base Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Columbus Air Force Base Census Designated Place has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Columbus AFB: Columbus AFB Census Designated Place, Columbus Air Force Base CDP.
|Total Population||1,414 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,414 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,134 (80.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$62,835|
|Average Household Income||$70,319|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||0%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,085|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||886 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||12 ( 1.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||614 (69.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||261 (29.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$25,000|
|Average Home Value||$25,000|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.01%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.0%|
The table below compares Columbus AFB to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 164||55th|
|Population Density||# 76||79th|
|Median Household Income||# 25||93rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 24||94th|
|Diversity Index||# 80||78th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.