Columbia, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,365 housing units in Columbia. This represents a 18.3% growth from 12,142 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,610 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 755 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Columbia is about 63.3%. Columbia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.7%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Columbia were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom9.90%
Two Bedrooms32.50%
Three Bedrooms46%
Four Bedrooms9.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$89,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$82,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$358

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan5.20%
Simple Mortgage52.20%
Debt Free38.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%