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Apartments for rent in Columbus, WI

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Who Lives Here

Columbus Demographics

Education

High School

37%

Associate's

35%

Bachelor's

23%

Master's

5%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

49%

3 people

23%

4 people

15%

5 people

12%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

38%

50-100k

40%

100-150k

13%

150-200k

5%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

11%

20-45

34%

45-65

26%

65+

15%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Columbus?

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24-$1450--
Jan '24-$1450--
Dec '23-$1450--
Nov '23-$1450--
Oct '23-$1450--
Sep '23-$1450--
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Jul '23-$1450--
Jun '23-$1450--
May '23-$1450--
Apr '23-$1450--
Mar '23-$1450--
Feb '23-$1450--

*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

28%

15-30 Mins

27%

30-40 Mins

25%

40-60 Mins

16%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4545

Walk Score®

Percentage: 4040

Bike Score®

Columbus Education

Schools

Top Schools in Columbus

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Living in Columbus, WI

A small town in Wisconsin, Columbus has just under 5,000 residents. Families with young children will fit right in, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the population. Overall, the town's residents, at an average age of just over 38, are younger than most cities in Wisconsin. Only 32% of residents rent in Columbus, as home ownership is common in the area. At $878 per month, the average rent is roughly the same as the state average.

Columbus has an average commute time of about 27 minutes. Many residents (49%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit is not used widely. A small percentage of residents walk to work.

Many Columbus residents work in one of three industries: manufacturing, retail, and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 24% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, as 10% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Columbus workers take home an average annual income of just over $71,000, about $4,000 more than the Wisconsin average. Columbus's average income, however, is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345. Columbus has a relatively high number of residents older than 25 who have earned a Bachelor's or Associate's degree (24%) compared to the national average (19%). In addition, 5% have a Master's degree or Doctorate.