Latest Data (2015)
Population 200,579
Nationwide Rank 116

Quick Facts

Columbus, Georgia is the 116th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Columbus, Georgia is a city.

Columbus, Georgia is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Columbus had its largest population ever.

Columbus, Georgia's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Columbus, Georgia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
110 Fayetteville, North Carolina 1.2%
111 Huntington Beach, California 6.2%
112 Yonkers, New York 2.4%
113 Glendale, California 2.9%
114 Aurora, Illinois 38.8%
115 Montgomery, Alabama -0.5%
116 Columbus, Georgia 7.5%
117 Amarillo, Texas 14.1%
118 Little Rock, Arkansas 7.9%
119 Akron, Ohio -8.9%
120 Shreveport, Louisiana -1.6%
121 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 1.0%
122 Grand Rapids, Michigan -1.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 200,579 116
2014 200,887 111
2013 202,824 110
2012 198,413 116
2011 193,932 119
2010 189,885 122
2009 190,414 121
2008 186,646 123
2007 186,613 120
2006 191,528 117
2005 188,485 116
2004 186,691 116
2003 182,788 117
2002 185,894 115
2001 186,609 113
2000 186,505 110
1990 178,685 96
1980 169,441 88
1970 154,168 89
1860 9,621 97