What is the current population of Columbus?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Columbus is 898,553. Columbus, Ohio is the 14th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Columbus?

The current population of Columbus (898,553) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Columbus growing?

Columbus has grown 25.5% since the 2000. Columbus, Ohio is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 68% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Is Columbus the biggest city in Ohio?

Yes, Columbus is the biggest city in the state of Ohio based on population. The second largest city, Cleveland, is 42% the size of Columbus.

What county is Columbus, Ohio in?

Parts of Columbus are located within Delaware County, Fairfield County and Franklin County.

What is the population density of Columbus, Ohio?

Columbus has a population density of 3,624.1 people per square mile.

What is the size of Columbus, Ohio in square miles?

Columbus has an area of 217.2 square miles. Columbus is the largest city, by area, in Ohio.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 898,553 14
2018 892,533 14
2017 879,170 14
2016 860,090 14
2015 850,106 15
2014 835,957 15
2013 822,553 15
2012 809,798 15
2011 799,086 15
2010 787,033 15
2009 769,332 16
2008 759,360 16
2007 750,700 15
2006 744,473 15
2005 738,782 15
2004 735,971 15
2003 733,706 15
2002 727,909 15
2001 723,822 15
2000 715,971 15
1990 636,323 15
1980 564,871 19
1970 539,677 21
1960 471,316 28
1950 375,901 28
1940 306,087 26
1930 290,564 28
1920 237,031 28
1910 181,511 29
1900 125,560 28
1890 88,150 30
1880 51,647 33
1870 31,274 42
1860 18,554 49
1850 17,882 37
1840 6,048 70

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
4 Houston, Texas 2,320,268 17.3%
5 Phoenix, Arizona 1,680,992 26.6%
6 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1,584,064 4.6%
7 San Antonio, Texas 1,547,253 32.9%
8 San Diego, California 1,423,851 16.0%
9 Dallas, Texas 1,343,573 12.8%
10 San Jose, California 1,021,795 13.0%
11 Austin, Texas 978,908 45.6%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 911,507 23.7%
13 Fort Worth, Texas 909,585 66.5%
14 Columbus, Ohio 898,553 25.5%
15 Charlotte, North Carolina 885,708 55.4%
16 San Francisco, California 881,549 13.4%
17 Indianapolis, Indiana 876,384 12.0%
18 Seattle, Washington 753,675 33.6%
19 Denver, Colorado 727,211 30.7%
20 Washington, District of Columbia 705,749 23.4%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 692,600 17.3%
22 El Paso, Texas 681,728 20.7%
23 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 670,820 22.8%
24 Detroit, Michigan 670,031 -29.1%

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