Columbia

Demographics

  • Population: 5,532
  • Median Age: 34
  • Households: 2,177
  • Med HH Inc.: $118,714
  • Mill Rate: 27.60

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • Columbia Manufacturing Co, Inc.
    • Columbia Ford, Inc.
    • Horace W. Porter School
    • EastConn
    • Wile Motors (Including Hyundai)

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 847
  • Most public school students through grade 8 attend Columbia School District, which has 574 students. Students then go to multiple school districts including Lyman (Lebanon, CT) and Windham School Districts
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 16.7
    • Grade 2: 19.7
    • Grade 5: 14.5
    • Grade 7: 17.3
    • High School: n.a

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 1
Lodging 1
Day Care Facilities 3
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 39
Unemployment Rate: 7.1%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: CNG Corp- (860) 727-3000
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company (800) 286-5700
  • Cable Provider: Charter Communications of Northeastern Connecticut- (800) 827-8288