Columbus, Georgie

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Columbus, Georgia
Columbus Consolidated Government
Downtown Columbus skyline on the banks o the Chattahoochee River
Downtown Columbus skyline on the banks o the Chattahoochee River
Offeecial seal o Columbus, Georgia
Seal
Offeecial logo o Columbus, Georgia
Logo
Eik-name(s): 
The Fountain City or The Lowell of the South
Motto(s): 
What Progress Has Preserved
Location in Muscogee Coonty an the state o Georgie
Location in Muscogee Coonty an the state o Georgie
Columbus, Georgia is locatit in the US
Columbus, Georgia
Columbus, Georgia
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 32°29′32″N 84°56′25″W / 32.49222°N 84.94028°W / 32.49222; -84.94028Coordinates: 32°29′32″N 84°56′25″W / 32.49222°N 84.94028°W / 32.49222; -84.94028
KintraUnitit States
StateGeorgie
CoontyMuscogee
Foondit1828
Named forChristopher Columbus
Govrenment
 • MayorTeresa Tomlinson
Area
 • Total572 km2 (220.8 sq mi)
 • Land592.1 km2 (216.1 sq mi)
 • Water12.3 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Elevation
74 m (243 ft)
Population
 • Tot189,885
 • Estimate 
(2014)[2]
200,887
 • RankUS: 111t
 • Density332.6/km2 (861.4/sq mi)
 • MSA
316,554 (US: 154t)
 • CSA
501,649 (89t)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
31820, 31829, 31900-09, 31914, 31917, 31993-94, 31997-99
Aurie code(s)706, 762
FIPS code13-19007
GNIS featur ID0331158[3]
AirportColumbus Airport-
CSG
WabsteidCity of Columbus

Columbus is a ceety in the U.S. state o Georgie an the coonty seat o Muscogee Coonty,[4] wi which it is consolidatit.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-02-03.
  2. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-09-23.
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.