|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Columbia Heights is 21,835. Columbia Heights, Minnesota is the 1,743rd largest city in the US.
Columbia Heights is located entirely in Anoka County.
The peak population of Columbia Heights was in 2020, when its population was 21,947. In 2020, Columbia Heights was the 1,733rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,743rd largest city in the US. Columbia Heights is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Columbia Heights has grown 17.8% since the 2000. Columbia Heights, Minnesota's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Columbia Heights has a population density of 5,717.3 people per square mile. Columbia Heights has the 2nd highest population density in Minnesota.
|1813||West St. Paul||20,822||6.6%|
|1737||Shelby, North Carolina||21,947||5.2%|
|1738||Golden Valley, Minnesota||21,942||7.8%|
|1743||Columbia Heights, Minnesota||21,835||17.8%|
|1744||Yucca Valley, California||21,821||28.7%|
The total voting age population of Columbia Heights, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 14,501. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.3% of the residents of Columbia Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Columbia Heights are 63.3% White, 18.0% Black, 6.5% Asian, 5.6% Other, 5.3% Two or more races, 1.2% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 10.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Columbia Heights, 12.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.6%. On a per-household basis, 8.3% of families are below the poverty line in Columbia Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.5% of Columbia Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.9% of Columbia Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.9% have a bachelor's degree and 6.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Columbia Heights residents aged 5 and older, 23.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Columbia Heights is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Columbia Heights, 11.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Columbia Heights is $57,882.
In Columbia Heights, 66.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.2% of housing units in Columbia Heights.
Of all the housing units in Columbia Heights, 13.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Columbia Heights, 8.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 760 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Columbia Heights is $992.
In Columbia Heights, 81.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.