Cities and Towns in the United States / South Carolina / Richland County / Columbia SC

Information on the city of Columbia

The city of Columbia is located in the state of South Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Columbia City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Columbia by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Columbia’s Administration

Address of Columbia municipal buildingColumbia Columbia Municipal Building
1737 Main St, PO BOX 147

Columbia SC 29202
United States
City hall phone number+1 803-545-3000
City hall fax number+1 803-733-8317
City hall emailLoading...
Columbia SC official websitecolumbiasc.net
Columbia mayorSteve Benjamin
Vital records Columbia vital records

Demographics of Columbia

Name of Columbia’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants129 272 population1 / 195
Population density in Columbia958,1 pop/sq mi (369,9 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Columbia, SC

Where to apply for a passport in Columbia, SC? There are 4 passport offices in Columbia, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
COLUMBIA MAIN POST OFFICE1601 ASSEMBLY ST8037334643
SANDHILLS POST OFFICE1805 CLEMSON RD8038658833
USC POSTAL SERVICES1600 HAMPTON STREET8037773168
USC STUDENT MAIL CENTER1400 GREENE STREET8037774109

Top 3 most popular banks in Columbia

There are 76 bank branches in Columbia.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Columbia with 16 branch offices, followed by Bank of America, National Association with 10 branch offices and then Branch Banking and Trust Company with 8 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Columbia:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association16Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association10Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Synovus Bank8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TD Bank, National Association6Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
South State Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank4Full Service Retail Office
First Community Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Arthur State Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Tennessee Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Regions Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Ameris Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Palmetto Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Southern First Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Coastal Carolina National Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Security Federal Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
GrandSouth Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Columbia

Columbia's administrative numbers

Columbia's city code4516000
Columbia's city postcode29202

Transportation modes in Columbia

Airport
Jim Hamilton - L.B. Owens Airport 11.2 km
McEntire JNGB 15.2 km
Columbia Metropolitan Airport 22.9 km

Columbia's territory

Columbia's area134,92 sq mi (349,45 km²)
Columbia's altitude282 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 34.0298
Longitude: -80.8966
Latitude: 34° 1' 47'' North
Longitude: 80° 53' 48'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Columbia’s neighbouring towns

Columbia neighbouring towns
Arcadia LakesArcadia LakesElgin
Arcadia LakesNeighbouring townsElgin
CayceCayceEastover
Columbia neighbouring towns
Arcadia Lakes 6.6 kmForest Acres 7.1 kmCayce 15.9 km
Elgin 18.3 kmWest Columbia 18.8 kmSpringdale 21.4 km
Blythewood 22 kmPine Ridge 22.9 kmEastover 25.2 km
South Congaree 26 kmIrmo 28.4 kmLexington 29.4 km
Gaston 30.2 kmRidgeway 31.4 kmCamden 36.6 km
Swansea 37.7 kmSt. Matthews 42.1 kmWinnsboro 42.1 km
Pelion 43.2 kmChapin 43.4 kmJenkinsville 44.7 km

Distance between Columbia and other main cities

New York City : 961 kmLos Angeles : 3441 kmChicago : 1053 km
Houston : 1447 kmPhiladelphia : 839 kmPhoenix : 2875 km
San Antonio : 1742 kmSan Diego : 3352 kmDallas : 1479 km
San Jose : 3690 kmJacksonville : 417 km closestIndianapolis : 792 km
San Francisco : 3791 kmAustin : 1640 kmColumbus : 688 km

Schools in Columbia, SC

Elementary schools in Columbia

A. C. Moore Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 384

A. J. Lewis Greenview Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 416

Annie Burnside Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 268

Arden Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 305

Bradley Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 431

Brennen Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 854

Brockman Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 325

Burton Pack Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 522

Carolina School for Inquiry

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 151

Carver-Lyon Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 321

Caughman Road Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 681

E. L. Wright Middle

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1349

Edward E. Taylor Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 279

Forest Heights Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 548

Forest Lake Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 567

H. B. Rhame Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 478

Harbison West Elementary

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 619

Hyatt Park Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 479

J. P. Thomas Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 396

Joseph Keels Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 681

Killian Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 783

L. B. Nelson Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 590

L. W. Conder Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 868

Leaphart Elementary

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 438

Logan Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 257

Meadowfield Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 716

Mill Creek Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 382

North Springs Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 742

Nursery Road Elementary

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 456

Pine Grove Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 575

Polo Road Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 691

Rice Creek Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 720

Rosewood Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 425

Sandel Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 605

Sandlapper Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 639

Satchel Ford Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 754

Seven Oaks Elementary

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 627

South Kilbourne Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 264

Summit Parkway Middle

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1215

Watkins-Nance Elementary

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 400

Windsor Elementary

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 747

Middle schools in Columbia

Alcorn Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 361

Crayton Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1006

CrossRoads Intermediate

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 6
Students : 803

Dent Middle

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1191

Hand Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 901

Heyward Gibbes Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 332

Irmo Middle

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 892

Longleaf Middle

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 793

St. Andrews Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 648

W. A. Perry Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 350

W. G. Sanders Middle

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 458

High schools in Columbia

A. C. Flora High

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1380

C. A. Johnson High

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 404

Columbia High

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 637

Dreher High

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1163

Eau Claire High

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 583

Irmo High

District of Lexington 05
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1424

Odyssey Online Learning School

District of School Public Charter School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 378

Richland Northeast High

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1442

Richland One Charter Middle College

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 11, Highest grade : 12
Students : 112

Richland Two Charter High

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 112

Ridge View High

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1339

Samuel A. Heyward Career and Technology Center

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12

School Whitmore School

District of School Public Charter School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 406

Spring Valley High

District of Richland 02
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2089

W.J. Keenan High

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 666

Alternative schools in Columbia

Birchwood School

District of Dept Of Juvenile Justice
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 100

Evaluation and Detention Center

District of Dept Of Juvenile Justice
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 312

Manning High

District of Dept Of Correction N04
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 9
Students : 115

Pendergrass Fairwold School

District of Richland 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 93

Sara Babb High

District of Dept Of Correction N04
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 9
Students : 24

School Connections Academy

District of School Public Charter School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 4009

School Virtual Charter School

District of School Public Charter School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 3718

South Carolina Science Academy

District of School Public Charter School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 11
Students : 149

Willow Lane School

District of Dept Of Juvenile Justice
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 171

Private schools in Columbia

Asbury Kindergarten & Preschool

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 96

Ben Lippen School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 747

Bethel Learning Center

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 1
Students : 99

Cardinal Newman School

Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 511

Center For Learning Inc

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 3
Students : 165

Chesterbrook Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 71

Covenant Classical Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 105

Cutler Jewish Day School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 158

Daniel's Christian School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 9
Students : 22

Eastminster Day School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 187

Full Gospel Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 2
Students : 36

Hammond School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 854

Harmony School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 63

Hope Christian Academy

Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 11
Students : 7

Islamic Academy Of Columbia

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 10
Students : 81

Kilbourne Park Baptist

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 126

McGregor Presbyterian

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 114

Montessori School Of Columbia

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 115

Sandhills School

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 11
Students : 87

School For Noah's Ark

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 840

Shandon Presbyterian Child Dev Center

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 127

Shandon United Methodist Preschool & Kindergarten

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : K
Students : 14

St John Preschool

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 94

St Martin De Porres School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 82

St Peters Catholic School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 137

The Timmerman School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 265

V. V. Reid Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 3
Students : 121

Schools near Columbia

Hotel offers in Columbia

Leisure and activities in Columbia’s surrounding area

Zoo
Riverbanks Zoo & Garden
Golf course
Fort Jackson Golf ClubForest Lake Club
Woodcreek FarmsHickory Ridge Golf Club
WildeWood Country ClubThe Woodlands Country Club
Northwoods Golf CourseThe Golf Center Par 3 Course
The Windermere Club
to Blythewood 15.9 km
River Side Golf Center
LinRick Golf Course

Other information on the city of Columbia

Nuclear power plantVirgil C. Summer Nuclear Generating Station 49 km