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Columbus Apartments
Last updated April 24 2024 at 10:29 PM

Columbus, GA
109 Apartments for Rent

Columbus Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 195,769
Population Density: 904.3 people/sq mile
Median Age: 35
Percentage of Family Households: 62%
Median Annual Income: $52,734 / year
Median Rent: $923 / month

What locals are saying

Columbus has undergone a massive, Batman-less rehabilitation. The recently rejuvenated downtown has prompted several large companies to open offices and plants in the area, thus enticing new residents to move in.

Columbus offers a variety of different kinds of apartment living options, a fair number of recreational activities to choose from and a blossoming local arts and social scene

Columbus Demographics


How diverse is Columbus?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Columbus is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Columbus are Black Or African American (44.8%), White (38.1%), Hispanic Or Latino (8.2%), Two Or More (5.1%), Asian (2.8%), Other (0.7%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.2%), and American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Columbus residents?

The median age in Columbus is 35 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Columbus?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Columbus is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Columbus are Black Or African American (44.8%), White (38.1%), Hispanic Or Latino (8.2%), Two Or More (5.1%), Asian (2.8%), Other (0.7%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.2%), and American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Columbus residents?

The median age in Columbus is 35 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Columbus Crime


Overall Crime

High
Overall crime in Columbus is high in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Above Average
The level of violent crime in Columbus is above average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

High
The level of property crime in Columbus is high compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Columbus


Elementary Schools

8 /10
Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
563 Students
16 Reviews
563
Students
16 Reviews
8 /10
Mathews Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
738 Students
13 Reviews
738
Students
13 Reviews
7 /10
Eagle Ridge Academy
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
749 Students
14 Reviews
749
Students
14 Reviews

Middle Schools

8 /10
Blackmon Road Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
642 Students
9 Reviews
642
Students
9 Reviews
7 /10
Richards Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
698 Students
8 Reviews
698
Students
8 Reviews
7 /10
Veterans Memorial Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
586 Students
7 Reviews
586
Students
7 Reviews

High Schools

9 /10
Columbus High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,286 Students
23 Reviews
1,286
Students
23 Reviews
8 /10
Early College Academy Of Columbus At Waverly Terra
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
158 Students
3 Reviews
158
Students
3 Reviews
7 /10
Northside High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,446 Students
6 Reviews
1,446
Students
6 Reviews

What Renters Say about Columbus


Apartment List has released the results for Columbus from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
63%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
55%
Commute Time
50%
Weather
49%
Affordability
47%
Pet Friendliness
46%
Social Life
38%
Quality of Schools
37%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
26%
State and Local Taxes
24%
Public Transit
21%
Safety and Crime Rate
19%
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Columbus?

Apartment Rentals in Columbus start at $450/month.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Columbus?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Columbus by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Columbus?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Columbus apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Columbus?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Columbus.

How can I find off-campus housing in Columbus?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Columbus. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Columbus Technical College, LaGrange College, and Auburn University.