Demographics 
columbia county

Capital Region

Columbia County

Demographics  
Population (2000)

62,926

Median Age

39

Land Area (sq. miles)

648

Labor Overview
Civilian labor force (2000 avg.)

34,200

Unemployment rate (2000 avg.)

2.9%

Business Expenses  
Average annual wages: Manufacturing

$44,495

Cost of Living
Per capita income

$20,906

Median household income

$36,122

Average home price

$203,856

Median rent

$476

Consumer Price Index (U.S. avg.=100)

144

Quality of Life  
Number of hospitals

3

Typical commute time (minutes)

22

Total crime index (U.S. avg.=100)

97

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