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Apartments for rent in Columbus, MS

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See what Columbus, MS has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Columbus Demographics

Education

High School

49%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

12%

Master's

7%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

48%

3 people

26%

4 people

15%

5 people

7%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

61%

50-100k

24%

100-150k

10%

150-200k

2%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

13%

20-45

32%

45-65

25%

65+

18%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Columbus?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Jul '24-$700$800$1654
Jun '24-$700$800$1695
May '24-$700$800$1690
Apr '24-$700$800$1686
Mar '24-$700$800$1649
Feb '24-$700$800$1611
Jan '24-$700$800$1722
Dec '23-$700$800$1610
Nov '23-$700$800$1571
Oct '23-$700$800$1533
Sep '23-$700$800$1495
Aug '23-$700$800$1604
Jul '23-$700$800$1511

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Columbus

Columbus Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

44%

15-30 Mins

42%

30-40 Mins

6%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

4%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2222

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 10 of 11 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Percentage: 3838

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Columbus

Top Score

Grocery Stores

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Got a hunch you'll be dialing for lunch.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 100% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 100% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of restaurants here may leave a bad taste in your mouth.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 100% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 100% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not a latte coffee shops in Columbus.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Finding a bar around here is no small feat.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Almost zero flower power to be had. Columbus gets a low score for parks

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Columbus ain't pulling its weight. A low score for fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pets may want to go elsewhere for their fur-ever home.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The gas stations here are few and far between.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Columbus Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 10 of 11 renters

Columbus Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Columbus

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Columbus, MS

Columbus is a small city in Mississippi with approximately 25,000 residents. The city's population, at an average age of just under 39, is slightly older compared to other cities in Mississippi, which has an average age of 37. In terms of housing, residents are fairly evenly split between owning (51%) and renting (49%) their home. At $746/month, the average rent is slightly below the state average.

Among Columbus residents over the age of 25, 8% have a Bachelor's degree and 5% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in Columbus: retail, manufacturing, and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 18% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in transportation, which ranks as the top profession in the city. Columbus workers take home an average annual income of about $49,000, a little less than the average Mississippi resident. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).

Averaging about 20 minutes, the commute time for Columbus residents is faster than the state average of about 23 minutes. Many residents (37%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transportation isn't used. Not many workers commute on foot.