Population of the Columbus Area, Ohio (Metro Area)

Map of Population by County in the Columbus Area

Population Density Population by County#1

Population per square mile of land (excluding water areas):
60/mi²500/mi²930/mi²1,360/mi²1,790/mi²2,230/mi²

Population Population by County#2

Total population:
20k260k490k720k950k1,190k
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Map of Population by County Subdivision in the Columbus Area

Population Density Population by County Subdivision#3

Population per square mile of land (excluding water areas):
0/mi²1,200/mi²2,300/mi²3,500/mi²4,600/mi²5,800/mi²

Population Population by County Subdivision#4

Total population:
0k160k310k470k630k790k
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Population by Place in the Columbus Area

There are 131 places that are fully or partially contained within the Columbus Area (125 fully and 6 partially). This section compares all 131 of those to each other.

Total Population by Place#5

Scope: population of selected places in the Columbus Area
0k 200k 400k 600k 800k # Columbus Newark Dublin Lancaster Westerville Grove City Reynoldsburg Delaware Upper Arlington Gahanna Hilliard Marysville Pickerington Whitehall Pataskala Worthington Circleville Bexley Powell Galion Heath London Lincoln Village Lincoln Vlg Blacklick Estates Blacklick Ests New Albany Logan Canal Winchester Grandview Heights Grandview Hts Granville Groveport Ashville Richwood Commercial Point Commercial Pt Logan Elm Village Logan Elm Vlg Shawnee Hills Amanda Hartford Iberia Orient Glenford Sparta Brownsville Kilbourne Rendville Raymond 800,594.000000 800,594.000000 800.59k 1 47,708.000000 47,708.000000 47.71k 2 41,958.000000 41,958.000000 41.96k 3 38,948.000000 38,948.000000 38.95k 4 36,778.000000 36,778.000000 36.78k 5 36,261.000000 36,261.000000 36.26k 6 35,652.000000 35,652.000000 35.65k 7 35,599.000000 35,599.000000 35.60k 8 34,008.000000 34,008.000000 34.01k 9 33,570.000000 33,570.000000 33.57k 10 29,715.000000 29,715.000000 29.72k 11 22,581.000000 22,581.000000 22.58k 12 18,678.000000 18,678.000000 18.68k 13 18,291.000000 18,291.000000 18.29k 14 14,969.000000 14,969.000000 14.97k 15 13,521.000000 13,521.000000 13.52k 16 13,410.000000 13,410.000000 13.41k 17 13,204.000000 13,204.000000 13.20k 18 11,746.000000 11,746.000000 11.75k 19 10,404.000000 10,404.000000 10.40k 20 10,351.000000 10,351.000000 10.35k 21 9,892.000000 9,892.000000 9.89k 22 9,453.000000 9,453.000000 9.45k 23 8,475.000000 8,475.000000 8.48k 24 8,135.000000 8,135.000000 8.14k 25 7,261.000000 7,261.000000 7.26k 26 7,068.000000 7,068.000000 7.07k 27 6,695.000000 6,695.000000 6.70k 28 5,659.000000 5,659.000000 5.66k 29 5,429.000000 5,429.000000 5.43k 30 4,097.000000 4,097.000000 4.10k 38 2,357.000000 2,357.000000 2.36k 47 1,398.000000 1,398.000000 1.40k 56 1,179.000000 1,179.000000 1.18k 66 817.000000 817.000000 0.82k 75 644.000000 644.000000 0.64k 84 520.000000 520.000000 0.52k 93 384.000000 384.000000 0.38k 103 281.000000 281.000000 0.28k 112 221.000000 221.000000 0.22k 121 143.000000 143.000000 0.14k 127 138.000000 138.000000 0.14k 128 118.000000 118.000000 0.12k 129 75.000000 75.000000 0.08k 130 74.000000 74.000000 0.07k 131

Population Density by Place#6

People per square mile (excluding waters).
Scope: population of selected places in the Columbus Area
0k 1k 2k 3k 4k 5k # Bexley Valleyview Lincoln Village Lincoln Vlg Grandview Heights Grandview Hts Huber Ridge Blacklick Estates Blacklick Ests Pleasantville Riverlea Columbus Upper Arlington Whitehall Reynoldsburg Westerville Minerva Park Roseville Gahanna West Rushville W Rushville New Lexington Harrisburg Worthington Marble Cliff Orient Powell Thurston Newark Hilliard Logan Elm Village Logan Elm Vlg Grove City Gratiot Amanda Lancaster Richwood Dublin Choctaw Lake Marysville St. Louisville Midway Hebron Harbor Hills Lithopolis Kirkersville Granville South Granville S Derby Brownsville Iberia Raymond 5,453.771754 5,453.771754 5.45k 1 5,222.244860 5,222.244860 5.22k 2 5,179.371331 5,179.371331 5.18k 3 5,105.589422 5,105.589422 5.11k 4 4,681.956283 4,681.956283 4.68k 5 4,443.851105 4,443.851105 4.44k 6 4,366.323321 4,366.323321 4.37k 7 3,865.782554 3,865.782554 3.87k 8 3,673.916883 3,673.916883 3.67k 9 3,479.497748 3,479.497748 3.48k 10 3,464.806598 3,464.806598 3.46k 11 3,208.126577 3,208.126577 3.21k 12 2,950.881257 2,950.881257 2.95k 13 2,788.723595 2,788.723595 2.79k 14 2,750.610329 2,750.610329 2.75k 15 2,701.456297 2,701.456297 2.70k 16 2,699.044949 2,699.044949 2.70k 17 2,556.095455 2,556.095455 2.56k 18 2,518.401888 2,518.401888 2.52k 19 2,475.314817 2,475.314817 2.48k 20 2,463.343491 2,463.343491 2.46k 21 2,362.023429 2,362.023429 2.36k 22 2,361.783449 2,361.783449 2.36k 23 2,330.893525 2,330.893525 2.33k 24 2,298.425888 2,298.425888 2.30k 25 2,252.087587 2,252.087587 2.25k 26 2,245.755176 2,245.755176 2.25k 27 2,229.829850 2,229.829850 2.23k 28 2,182.874534 2,182.874534 2.18k 29 2,144.164945 2,144.164945 2.14k 30 2,066.716022 2,066.716022 2.07k 31 1,878.802122 1,878.802122 1.88k 38 1,709.326527 1,709.326527 1.71k 47 1,590.545561 1,590.545561 1.59k 56 1,386.657876 1,386.657876 1.39k 66 1,277.096797 1,277.096797 1.28k 75 1,045.569080 1,045.569080 1.05k 84 804.354369 804.354369 0.80k 93 646.906327 646.906327 0.65k 103 497.108766 497.108766 0.50k 112 280.335470 280.335470 0.28k 121 239.266256 239.266256 0.24k 127 180.847694 180.847694 0.18k 128 154.939856 154.939856 0.15k 129 99.637591 99.637591 0.10k 130 58.321705 58.321705 0.06k 131

Population by County in the Columbus Area

There are 10 counties in the Columbus Area. This section compares all 10 of those to each other.

Total Population by County#7

Scope: population of selected counties in the Columbus Area
0k 200k 400k 600k 800k 1,000k # Franklin County Franklin Delaware County Delaware Licking County Licking Fairfield County Fairfield Pickaway County Pickaway Union County Union Madison County Madison Perry County Perry Morrow County Morrow Hocking County Hocking 1,181,824.000000 1,181,824.000000 1,181.82k 1 178,139.000000 178,139.000000 178.14k 2 167,065.000000 167,065.000000 167.07k 3 147,110.000000 147,110.000000 147.11k 4 55,949.000000 55,949.000000 55.95k 5 52,683.000000 52,683.000000 52.68k 6 43,221.000000 43,221.000000 43.22k 7 36,051.000000 36,051.000000 36.05k 8 34,932.000000 34,932.000000 34.93k 9 29,268.000000 29,268.000000 29.27k 10

Population Density by County#8

People per square mile (excluding waters).
Scope: population of selected counties in the Columbus Area
0 500 1,000 1,500 2,000 # Franklin County Franklin Delaware County Delaware Fairfield County Fairfield Licking County Licking Union County Union Pickaway County Pickaway Madison County Madison Perry County Perry Morrow County Morrow Hocking County Hocking 2,220.718337 2,220.718337 2,221 1 401.943756 401.943756 402 2 291.647428 291.647428 292 3 244.786747 244.786747 245 4 122.024412 122.024412 122 5 111.603237 111.603237 112 6 92.774299 92.774299 93 7 88.363014 88.363014 88 8 86.011118 86.011118 86 9 69.466437 69.466437 69 10

Population by County Subdivision in the Columbus Area

There are 181 county subdivisions in the Columbus Area. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other. The least populous of the compared county subdivisions has a population of 6,634.

Total Population by County Subdivision#9

Scope: population of selected county subdivisions in the Columbus Area
0k 200k 400k 600k # Columbus Newark Jackson Township Jackson Lancaster City Township Lancaster City Violet Township Violet Mifflin Township Mifflin Dublin Delaware City Township Delaware City Upper Arlington Norwich Township Norwich Westerville Truro Township Truro Orange Township Orange Liberty Township Liberty Madison Township Madison Paris Township Paris Genoa Township Genoa Whitehall Prairie Township Prairie Etna Township Sharon Township Sharon Pataskala Circleville Bexley Falls Township Falls Jefferson Township Jefferson Heath Franklin Township Franklin Plain Township Plain Scioto Township Scioto London Granville Township Granville Columbus Concord Township Concord Blendon Township Blendon Union Township Union Bloom Township Bloom Hamilton Township Hamilton Liberty Township Liberty Westerville City Township Westerville City Harrison Township Harrison Harrison Township Harrison Jerome Township Jerome Jefferson Township Jefferson Monroe Township Monroe Pike Township Walnut Township Walnut Pleasant Township Pleasant Grandview Heights Grandview Hts Berlin Township Berlin 783,481.000000 783,481.000000 783.48k 1 47,708.000000 47,708.000000 47.71k 2 41,354.000000 41,354.000000 41.35k 3 38,938.000000 38,938.000000 38.94k 4 38,880.000000 38,880.000000 38.88k 5 36,113.000000 36,113.000000 36.11k 6 35,657.000000 35,657.000000 35.66k 7 35,026.000000 35,026.000000 35.03k 8 34,008.000000 34,008.000000 34.01k 9 32,830.000000 32,830.000000 32.83k 10 28,866.000000 28,866.000000 28.87k 11 27,128.000000 27,128.000000 27.13k 12 26,869.000000 26,869.000000 26.87k 13 26,808.000000 26,808.000000 26.81k 14 23,876.000000 23,876.000000 23.88k 15 23,770.000000 23,770.000000 23.77k 16 23,670.000000 23,670.000000 23.67k 17 18,291.000000 18,291.000000 18.29k 18 16,713.000000 16,713.000000 16.71k 19 16,345.000000 16,345.000000 16.35k 20 16,066.000000 16,066.000000 16.07k 21 14,969.000000 14,969.000000 14.97k 22 13,410.000000 13,410.000000 13.41k 23 13,204.000000 13,204.000000 13.20k 24 11,725.000000 11,725.000000 11.73k 25 10,872.000000 10,872.000000 10.87k 26 10,351.000000 10,351.000000 10.35k 27 10,245.000000 10,245.000000 10.25k 28 10,051.000000 10,051.000000 10.05k 29 9,992.000000 9,992.000000 9.99k 30 9,892.000000 9,892.000000 9.89k 31 9,832.000000 9,832.000000 9.83k 32 9,768.000000 9,768.000000 9.77k 33 9,455.000000 9,455.000000 9.46k 34 9,155.000000 9,155.000000 9.16k 35 8,783.000000 8,783.000000 8.78k 36 8,546.000000 8,546.000000 8.55k 37 8,273.000000 8,273.000000 8.27k 38 7,947.000000 7,947.000000 7.95k 39 7,912.000000 7,912.000000 7.91k 40 7,642.000000 7,642.000000 7.64k 41 7,596.000000 7,596.000000 7.60k 42 7,583.000000 7,583.000000 7.58k 43 7,136.000000 7,136.000000 7.14k 44 7,033.000000 7,033.000000 7.03k 45 6,923.000000 6,923.000000 6.92k 46 6,876.000000 6,876.000000 6.88k 47 6,742.000000 6,742.000000 6.74k 48 6,695.000000 6,695.000000 6.70k 49 6,634.000000 6,634.000000 6.63k 50

Population Density by County Subdivision#10

People per square mile (excluding waters).
Scope: population of selected county subdivisions in the Columbus Area
0k 1k 2k 3k 4k 5k # Columbus Bexley Grandview Heights Grandview Hts Truro Township Truro Columbus Upper Arlington Whitehall Westerville Mifflin Township Mifflin Norwich Township Norwich Newark Delaware City Township Delaware City Lancaster City Township Lancaster City Westerville City Township Westerville City Circleville Sharon Township Sharon Dublin Blendon Township Blendon Franklin Township Franklin Genoa Township Genoa Orange Township Orange London Jackson Township Jackson Heath Violet Township Violet Prairie Township Prairie Liberty Township Liberty Jefferson Township Jefferson Etna Township Paris Township Paris Hamilton Township Hamilton Madison Township Madison Pataskala Plain Township Plain Concord Township Concord Granville Township Granville Berlin Township Berlin Harrison Township Harrison Harrison Township Harrison Monroe Township Monroe Falls Township Falls Bloom Township Bloom Scioto Township Scioto Pike Township Union Township Union Jerome Township Jerome Jefferson Township Jefferson Liberty Township Liberty Pleasant Township Pleasant Walnut Township Walnut 5,774.469963 5,774.469963 5.77k 1 5,453.771754 5,453.771754 5.45k 2 5,105.589422 5,105.589422 5.11k 3 3,718.853411 3,718.853411 3.72k 4 3,679.117549 3,679.117549 3.68k 5 3,479.497748 3,479.497748 3.48k 6 3,464.806598 3,464.806598 3.46k 7 3,406.653588 3,406.653588 3.41k 8 2,499.030073 2,499.030073 2.50k 9 2,316.927827 2,316.927827 2.32k 10 2,298.425888 2,298.425888 2.30k 11 2,190.016165 2,190.016165 2.19k 12 2,152.706787 2,152.706787 2.15k 13 1,997.239995 1,997.239995 2.00k 14 1,989.309846 1,989.309846 1.99k 15 1,857.853793 1,857.853793 1.86k 16 1,716.453471 1,716.453471 1.72k 17 1,529.045787 1,529.045787 1.53k 18 1,478.995783 1,478.995783 1.48k 19 1,334.744808 1,334.744808 1.33k 20 1,275.958768 1,275.958768 1.28k 21 1,177.710160 1,177.710160 1.18k 22 1,164.985248 1,164.985248 1.16k 23 950.113805 950.113805 0.95k 24 934.502616 934.502616 0.93k 25 884.759885 884.759885 0.88k 26 817.780268 817.780268 0.82k 27 733.500272 733.500272 0.73k 28 702.215244 702.215244 0.70k 29 663.875638 663.875638 0.66k 30 632.069616 632.069616 0.63k 31 600.092235 600.092235 0.60k 32 520.487275 520.487275 0.52k 33 501.399817 501.399817 0.50k 34 447.003892 447.003892 0.45k 35 384.350379 384.350379 0.38k 36 297.110594 297.110594 0.30k 37 277.524283 277.524283 0.28k 38 274.006195 274.006195 0.27k 39 262.237400 262.237400 0.26k 40 237.587911 237.587911 0.24k 41 229.977167 229.977167 0.23k 42 225.259699 225.259699 0.23k 43 216.653142 216.653142 0.22k 44 210.705765 210.705765 0.21k 45 210.520090 210.520090 0.21k 46 168.384531 168.384531 0.17k 47 157.895036 157.895036 0.16k 48 156.736584 156.736584 0.16k 49 143.126459 143.126459 0.14k 50

Population by Metro Area in Ohio

There are 47 metro areas in Ohio. This section compares the Columbus Area to all of the metro areas in Ohio.

Total Population by Metro Area#11

Scope: population of the Columbus Area and selected other metro areas in Ohio
0k 500k 1,000k 1,500k 2,000k # Cincinnati Metro Area Cincinnati Cleveland and Elyria Metro Area Cleveland Columbus Metro Area Columbus Area Dayton Metro Area Dayton Area Akron Metro Area Akron Area Toledo Metro Area Toledo Area Youngstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro Area Youngstown Canton and Massillon Metro Area Canton Area Huntington and Ashland Metro Area Huntington Wheeling Metro Area Wheeling Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Mansfield Metro Area Mansfield Weirton and Steubenville Metro Area Weirton Area Wooster Metro Area Wooster Area Salem Metro Area Salem Area Lima Metro Area Lima Area Ashtabula Metro Area Ashtabula New Philadelphia and Dover Metro Area New Philadelphia Zanesville Metro Area Zanesville Portsmouth Metro Area Portsmouth Chillicothe Metro Area Chillicothe Sandusky Metro Area Sandusky Area Findlay Metro Area Findlay Area Marion Metro Area Marion Area Athens Metro Area Athens Area Marietta Metro Area Marietta Area Mount Vernon Metro Area Mount Vernon Fremont Metro Area Fremont Area Norwalk Metro Area Norwalk Area Point Pleasant Metro Area Point Pleasant Tiffin Metro Area Tiffin Area Ashland Metro Area Ashland Area Greenville Metro Area Greenville Sidney Metro Area Sidney Area Wapakoneta Metro Area Wapakoneta Bellefontaine Metro Area Bellefontaine Bucyrus Metro Area Bucyrus Area Wilmington Metro Area Wilmington Port Clinton Metro Area Port Clinton Celina Metro Area Celina Area Cambridge Metro Area Cambridge Urbana Metro Area Urbana Area Defiance Metro Area Defiance Area Coshocton Metro Area Coshocton Jackson Metro Area Jackson Area Washington Court House Metro Area Washington Court … Van Wert Metro Area Van Wert Area 2,122,940.000000 2,122,940.000000 2,122.94k 1 2,070,965.000000 2,070,965.000000 2,070.97k 2 1,926,242.000000 1,926,242.000000 1,926.24k 3 801,888.000000 801,888.000000 801.89k 4 704,979.000000 704,979.000000 704.98k 5 609,437.000000 609,437.000000 609.44k 6 561,884.000000 561,884.000000 561.88k 7 404,037.000000 404,037.000000 404.04k 8 364,749.000000 364,749.000000 364.75k 9 146,986.000000 146,986.000000 146.99k 10 137,763.000000 137,763.000000 137.76k 11 123,387.000000 123,387.000000 123.39k 12 123,377.000000 123,377.000000 123.38k 13 114,750.000000 114,750.000000 114.75k 14 107,078.000000 107,078.000000 107.08k 15 105,895.000000 105,895.000000 105.90k 16 100,835.000000 100,835.000000 100.84k 17 92,528.000000 92,528.000000 92.53k 18 85,872.000000 85,872.000000 85.87k 19 78,952.000000 78,952.000000 78.95k 20 77,802.000000 77,802.000000 77.80k 21 76,634.000000 76,634.000000 76.63k 22 75,239.000000 75,239.000000 75.24k 23 66,323.000000 66,323.000000 66.32k 24 64,811.000000 64,811.000000 64.81k 25 61,600.000000 61,600.000000 61.60k 26 60,925.000000 60,925.000000 60.93k 27 60,619.000000 60,619.000000 60.62k 28 59,390.000000 59,390.000000 59.39k 29 58,130.000000 58,130.000000 58.13k 30 56,376.000000 56,376.000000 56.38k 31 53,234.000000 53,234.000000 53.23k 32 52,666.000000 52,666.000000 52.67k 33 49,317.000000 49,317.000000 49.32k 34 45,906.000000 45,906.000000 45.91k 35 45,678.000000 45,678.000000 45.68k 36 43,348.000000 43,348.000000 43.35k 37 42,013.000000 42,013.000000 42.01k 38 41,372.000000 41,372.000000 41.37k 39 40,811.000000 40,811.000000 40.81k 40 39,935.000000 39,935.000000 39.94k 41 39,855.000000 39,855.000000 39.86k 42 38,911.000000 38,911.000000 38.91k 43 36,862.000000 36,862.000000 36.86k 44 33,034.000000 33,034.000000 33.03k 45 28,902.000000 28,902.000000 28.90k 46 28,685.000000 28,685.000000 28.69k 47

Population Density by Metro Area#12

People per square mile (excluding waters).
Scope: population of the Columbus Area and selected other metro areas in Ohio
0 200 400 600 800 1,000 # Cleveland and Elyria Metro Area Cleveland Akron Metro Area Akron Area Dayton Metro Area Dayton Area Cincinnati Metro Area Cincinnati Toledo Metro Area Toledo Area Canton and Massillon Metro Area Canton Area Columbus Metro Area Columbus Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Youngstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro Area Youngstown Sandusky Metro Area Sandusky Area Lima Metro Area Lima Area Mansfield Metro Area Mansfield Weirton and Steubenville Metro Area Weirton Area Wooster Metro Area Wooster Area Salem Metro Area Salem Area Marion Metro Area Marion Area New Philadelphia and Dover Metro Area New Philadelphia Port Clinton Metro Area Port Clinton Wheeling Metro Area Wheeling Area Fremont Metro Area Fremont Area Huntington and Ashland Metro Area Huntington Ashtabula Metro Area Ashtabula Findlay Metro Area Findlay Area Portsmouth Metro Area Portsmouth Zanesville Metro Area Zanesville Athens Metro Area Athens Area Ashland Metro Area Ashland Area Sidney Metro Area Sidney Area Norwalk Metro Area Norwalk Area Mount Vernon Metro Area Mount Vernon Wapakoneta Metro Area Wapakoneta Chillicothe Metro Area Chillicothe Bucyrus Metro Area Bucyrus Area Wilmington Metro Area Wilmington Tiffin Metro Area Tiffin Area Bellefontaine Metro Area Bellefontaine Marietta Metro Area Marietta Area Defiance Metro Area Defiance Area Urbana Metro Area Urbana Area Celina Metro Area Celina Area Greenville Metro Area Greenville Jackson Metro Area Jackson Area Cambridge Metro Area Cambridge Washington Court House Metro Area Washington Court … Van Wert Metro Area Van Wert Area Coshocton Metro Area Coshocton Point Pleasant Metro Area Point Pleasant 1,036.588601 1,036.588601 1,037 1 783.097440 783.097440 783 2 625.563159 625.563159 626 3 509.639325 509.639325 510 4 446.963756 446.963756 447 5 416.560784 416.560784 417 6 401.579966 401.579966 402 7 346.590682 346.590682 347 8 330.058028 330.058028 330 9 304.592922 304.592922 305 10 263.093199 263.093199 263 11 249.135158 249.135158 249 12 212.700065 212.700065 213 13 206.783541 206.783541 207 14 201.300430 201.300430 201 15 164.264480 164.264480 164 16 163.005912 163.005912 163 17 162.285253 162.285253 162 18 155.807785 155.807785 156 19 148.409373 148.409373 148 20 144.314327 144.314327 144 21 143.652957 143.652957 144 22 141.597632 141.597632 142 23 129.383853 129.383853 129 24 129.207340 129.207340 129 25 128.696306 128.696306 129 26 125.863289 125.863289 126 27 120.971156 120.971156 121 28 120.835495 120.835495 121 29 115.935886 115.935886 116 30 114.367137 114.367137 114 31 112.889422 112.889422 113 32 107.888413 107.888413 108 33 102.800567 102.800567 103 34 102.312061 102.312061 102 35 99.639354 99.639354 100 36 97.472718 97.472718 97 37 94.568596 94.568596 95 38 92.973829 92.973829 93 39 88.249660 88.249660 88 40 88.052718 88.052718 88 41 78.595519 78.595519 79 42 76.466660 76.466660 76 43 71.124732 71.124732 71 44 70.108412 70.108412 70 45 65.368191 65.368191 65 46 64.784722 64.784722 65 47

Population by Metro Area in the Midwest

There are 289 metro areas in the Midwest. This section compares the Columbus Area to the 50 most populous metro areas in the Midwest. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 189,809.

Total Population by Metro Area#13

Scope: population of the Columbus Area and selected other metro areas in the Midwest
0M 2M 4M 6M 8M # Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Detroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro Area Detroit Area Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro Area Minneapolis St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis Cincinnati Metro Area Cincinnati Cleveland and Elyria Metro Area Cleveland Kansas City Metro Area Kansas City Columbus Metro Area Columbus Area Indianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro Area Indianapolis Milwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro Area Milwaukee Louisville and Jefferson County Metro Area Louisville Grand Rapids and Wyoming Metro Area Grand Rapids Omaha and Council Bluffs Metro Area Omaha Area Dayton Metro Area Dayton Area Akron Metro Area Akron Area Wichita Metro Area Wichita Area Madison Metro Area Madison Area Toledo Metro Area Toledo Area Des Moines and West Des Moines Metro Area Des Moines Youngstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro Area Youngstown Fayetteville, Springdale, and Rogers Metro Area Fayetteville Lansing and East Lansing Metro Area Lansing Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Flint Metro Area Flint Area Fort Wayne Metro Area Fort Wayne Canton and Massillon Metro Area Canton Area Davenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro Area Davenport Peoria Metro Area Peoria Area Huntington and Ashland Metro Area Huntington Ann Arbor Metro Area Ann Arbor Rockford Metro Area Rockford Area Kalamazoo and Portage Metro Area Kalamazoo South Bend and Mishawaka Metro Area South Bend Evansville Metro Area Evansville Green Bay Metro Area Green Bay Lincoln Metro Area Lincoln Area Duluth Metro Area Duluth Area Cedar Rapids Metro Area Cedar Rapids Topeka Metro Area Topeka Area Sioux Falls Metro Area Sioux Falls Champaign and Urbana Metro Area Champaign Appleton Metro Area Appleton Area Fargo Metro Area Fargo Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Rochester Metro Area Rochester Lafayette and West Lafayette Metro Area Lafayette Saginaw Metro Area Saginaw Area Elkhart and Goshen Metro Area Elkhart Area Racine Metro Area Racine Area St. Cloud Metro Area St. Cloud 9,488,493.000000 9,488,493.000000 9.49M 1 4,295,700.000000 4,295,700.000000 4.30M 2 3,391,191.000000 3,391,191.000000 3.39M 3 2,792,127.000000 2,792,127.000000 2.79M 4 2,122,940.000000 2,122,940.000000 2.12M 5 2,070,965.000000 2,070,965.000000 2.07M 6 2,025,297.000000 2,025,297.000000 2.03M 7 1,926,242.000000 1,926,242.000000 1.93M 8 1,911,795.000000 1,911,795.000000 1.91M 9 1,560,621.000000 1,560,621.000000 1.56M 10 1,244,880.000000 1,244,880.000000 1.24M 11 998,916.000000 998,916.000000 1.00M 12 876,355.000000 876,355.000000 0.88M 13 801,888.000000 801,888.000000 0.80M 14 704,979.000000 704,979.000000 0.70M 15 633,020.000000 633,020.000000 0.63M 16 614,019.000000 614,019.000000 0.61M 17 609,437.000000 609,437.000000 0.61M 18 580,913.000000 580,913.000000 0.58M 19 561,884.000000 561,884.000000 0.56M 20 473,913.000000 473,913.000000 0.47M 21 465,253.000000 465,253.000000 0.47M 22 441,050.000000 441,050.000000 0.44M 23 421,575.000000 421,575.000000 0.42M 24 419,305.000000 419,305.000000 0.42M 25 404,037.000000 404,037.000000 0.40M 26 381,142.000000 381,142.000000 0.38M 27 380,163.000000 380,163.000000 0.38M 28 364,749.000000 364,749.000000 0.36M 29 348,560.000000 348,560.000000 0.35M 30 347,452.000000 347,452.000000 0.35M 31 328,660.000000 328,660.000000 0.33M 32 318,906.000000 318,906.000000 0.32M 33 312,412.000000 312,412.000000 0.31M 34 308,706.000000 308,706.000000 0.31M 35 306,697.000000 306,697.000000 0.31M 36 279,719.000000 279,719.000000 0.28M 37 260,033.000000 260,033.000000 0.26M 38 234,089.000000 234,089.000000 0.23M 39 233,750.000000 233,750.000000 0.23M 40 233,039.000000 233,039.000000 0.23M 41 227,301.000000 227,301.000000 0.23M 42 213,718.000000 213,718.000000 0.21M 43 210,956.000000 210,956.000000 0.21M 44 208,641.000000 208,641.000000 0.21M 45 204,560.000000 204,560.000000 0.20M 46 198,841.000000 198,841.000000 0.20M 47 198,662.000000 198,662.000000 0.20M 48 195,045.000000 195,045.000000 0.20M 49 189,809.000000 189,809.000000 0.19M 50

Population Density by Metro Area#14

People per square mile (excluding waters).
Scope: population of the Columbus Area and selected other metro areas in the Midwest
0 500 1,000 # Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Detroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro Area Detroit Area Milwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro Area Milwaukee Cleveland and Elyria Metro Area Cleveland Akron Metro Area Akron Area Flint Metro Area Flint Area Dayton Metro Area Dayton Area Racine Metro Area Racine Area Cincinnati Metro Area Cincinnati Ann Arbor Metro Area Ann Arbor Toledo Metro Area Toledo Area Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro Area Minneapolis Indianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro Area Indianapolis Rockford Metro Area Rockford Area Elkhart and Goshen Metro Area Elkhart Area Canton and Massillon Metro Area Canton Area Columbus Metro Area Columbus Area Grand Rapids and Wyoming Metro Area Grand Rapids St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis Louisville and Jefferson County Metro Area Louisville South Bend and Mishawaka Metro Area South Bend Youngstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro Area Youngstown Fort Wayne Metro Area Fort Wayne Kalamazoo and Portage Metro Area Kalamazoo Kansas City Metro Area Kansas City Lansing and East Lansing Metro Area Lansing Area Saginaw Metro Area Saginaw Area Appleton Metro Area Appleton Area Lincoln Metro Area Lincoln Area Evansville Metro Area Evansville Omaha and Council Bluffs Metro Area Omaha Area Des Moines and West Des Moines Metro Area Des Moines Madison Metro Area Madison Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Davenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro Area Davenport Green Bay Metro Area Green Bay Lafayette and West Lafayette Metro Area Lafayette Peoria Metro Area Peoria Area Fayetteville, Springdale, and Rogers Metro Area Fayetteville Springfield Metro Area Springfield Huntington and Ashland Metro Area Huntington Cedar Rapids Metro Area Cedar Rapids Wichita Metro Area Wichita Area Champaign and Urbana Metro Area Champaign St. Cloud Metro Area St. Cloud Sioux Falls Metro Area Sioux Falls Rochester Metro Area Rochester Fargo Metro Area Fargo Area Topeka Metro Area Topeka Area Duluth Metro Area Duluth Area 1,318.415470 1,318.415470 1,318 1 1,104.530342 1,104.530342 1,105 2 1,072.678632 1,072.678632 1,073 3 1,036.588601 1,036.588601 1,037 4 783.097440 783.097440 783 5 661.850539 661.850539 662 6 625.563159 625.563159 626 7 586.589506 586.589506 587 8 509.639325 509.639325 510 9 493.737466 493.737466 494 10 446.963756 446.963756 447 11 444.019382 444.019382 444 12 443.937737 443.937737 444 13 437.535773 437.535773 438 14 428.914560 428.914560 429 15 416.560784 416.560784 417 16 401.579966 401.579966 402 17 374.161257 374.161257 374 18 355.071003 355.071003 355 19 347.890406 347.890406 348 20 336.416777 336.416777 336 21 330.058028 330.058028 330 22 308.092718 308.092718 308 23 280.908977 280.908977 281 24 279.141887 279.141887 279 25 274.047833 274.047833 274 26 248.408456 248.408456 248 27 237.818984 237.818984 238 28 217.673944 217.673944 218 29 213.305584 213.305584 213 30 201.477210 201.477210 201 31 201.446639 201.446639 201 32 185.543193 185.543193 186 33 178.362222 178.362222 178 34 167.918405 167.918405 168 35 165.067441 165.067441 165 36 160.006421 160.006421 160 37 153.852922 153.852922 154 38 149.823907 149.823907 150 39 146.683191 146.683191 147 40 144.314327 144.314327 144 41 129.448186 129.448186 129 42 126.297587 126.297587 126 43 121.306971 121.306971 121 44 108.386186 108.386186 108 45 90.752021 90.752021 91 46 84.224103 84.224103 84 47 76.047849 76.047849 76 48 72.414409 72.414409 72 49 33.248101 33.248101 33 50

Population by Metro Area in the United States

There are 917 metro areas in the United States. This section compares the Columbus Area to the 50 most populous metro areas in the United States. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 1,107,434.

Total Population by Metro Area#15

Scope: population of the Columbus Area and selected other metro areas in the United States
0M 5M 10M 15M # New York, Newark, and Jersey City Metro Area New York Area Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Anaheim Metro Area Los Angeles Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Dallas, Fort Worth, and Arlington Metro Area Dallas Area Houston, The Woodlands, and Sugar Land Metro Area Houston Area Philadelphia, Camden, and Wilmington Metro Area Philadelphia Washington, Arlington, and Alexandria Metro Area Washington Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach Metro Area Miami Area Atlanta, Sandy Springs, and Roswell Metro Area Atlanta Area Boston, Cambridge, and Newton Metro Area Boston Area San Francisco, Oakland, and Hayward Metro Area San Francisco Detroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro Area Detroit Area Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ontario Metro Area Riverside Phoenix, Mesa, and Scottsdale Metro Area Phoenix Area Seattle, Tacoma, and Bellevue Metro Area Seattle Area Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro Area Minneapolis San Diego and Carlsbad Metro Area San Diego Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater Metro Area Tampa Area St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis Baltimore, Columbia, and Towson Metro Area Baltimore Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Pittsburgh Metro Area Pittsburgh Charlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro Area Charlotte Portland, Vancouver, and Hillsboro Metro Area Portland Area San Antonio and New Braunfels Metro Area San Antonio Orlando, Kissimmee, and Sanford Metro Area Orlando Area Sacramento, Roseville, Arden, and Arcade Metro Area Sacramento Cincinnati Metro Area Cincinnati Cleveland and Elyria Metro Area Cleveland Kansas City Metro Area Kansas City Las Vegas, Henderson, and Paradise Metro Area Las Vegas Columbus Metro Area Columbus Area Indianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro Area Indianapolis San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara Metro Area San Jose Area Austin and Round Rock Metro Area Austin Area Nashville, Davidson, Murfreesboro, and Franklin Metro Area Nashville Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Newport News Metro Area Virginia Beach Providence and Warwick Metro Area Providence Milwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro Area Milwaukee Jacksonville Metro Area Jacksonville Memphis Metro Area Memphis Area Oklahoma City Metro Area Oklahoma City Louisville and Jefferson County Metro Area Louisville Richmond Metro Area Richmond Area Hartford, West Hartford, and East Hartford Metro Area Hartford Area New Orleans and Metairie Metro Area New Orleans Raleigh Metro Area Raleigh Area Buffalo, Cheektowaga, and Niagara Falls Metro Area Buffalo Area Birmingham and Hoover Metro Area Birmingham Salt Lake City Metro Area Salt Lake City 19,716,880.000000 19,716,880.000000 19.72M 1 12,945,252.000000 12,945,252.000000 12.95M 2 9,488,493.000000 9,488,493.000000 9.49M 3 6,575,833.000000 6,575,833.000000 6.58M 4 6,063,540.000000 6,063,540.000000 6.06M 5 5,992,766.000000 5,992,766.000000 5.99M 6 5,759,330.000000 5,759,330.000000 5.76M 7 5,673,185.000000 5,673,185.000000 5.67M 8 5,379,176.000000 5,379,176.000000 5.38M 9 4,604,278.000000 4,604,278.000000 4.60M 10 4,402,729.000000 4,402,729.000000 4.40M 11 4,295,700.000000 4,295,700.000000 4.30M 12 4,285,443.000000 4,285,443.000000 4.29M 13 4,268,289.000000 4,268,289.000000 4.27M 14 3,504,628.000000 3,504,628.000000 3.50M 15 3,391,191.000000 3,391,191.000000 3.39M 16 3,138,265.000000 3,138,265.000000 3.14M 17 2,819,241.000000 2,819,241.000000 2.82M 18 2,792,127.000000 2,792,127.000000 2.79M 19 2,734,044.000000 2,734,044.000000 2.73M 20 2,601,465.000000 2,601,465.000000 2.60M 21 2,358,746.000000 2,358,746.000000 2.36M 22 2,261,321.000000 2,261,321.000000 2.26M 23 2,260,591.000000 2,260,591.000000 2.26M 24 2,192,724.000000 2,192,724.000000 2.19M 25 2,183,363.000000 2,183,363.000000 2.18M 26 2,174,401.000000 2,174,401.000000 2.17M 27 2,122,940.000000 2,122,940.000000 2.12M 28 2,070,965.000000 2,070,965.000000 2.07M 29 2,025,297.000000 2,025,297.000000 2.03M 30 1,976,925.000000 1,976,925.000000 1.98M 31 1,926,242.000000 1,926,242.000000 1.93M 32 1,911,795.000000 1,911,795.000000 1.91M 33 1,868,323.000000 1,868,323.000000 1.87M 34 1,782,032.000000 1,782,032.000000 1.78M 35 1,702,603.000000 1,702,603.000000 1.70M 36 1,688,238.000000 1,688,238.000000 1.69M 37 1,601,565.000000 1,601,565.000000 1.60M 38 1,560,621.000000 1,560,621.000000 1.56M 39 1,363,610.000000 1,363,610.000000 1.36M 40 1,331,931.000000 1,331,931.000000 1.33M 41 1,277,830.000000 1,277,830.000000 1.28M 42 1,244,880.000000 1,244,880.000000 1.24M 43 1,221,729.000000 1,221,729.000000 1.22M 44 1,213,883.000000 1,213,883.000000 1.21M 45 1,209,239.000000 1,209,239.000000 1.21M 46 1,162,689.000000 1,162,689.000000 1.16M 47 1,134,695.000000 1,134,695.000000 1.13M 48 1,132,182.000000 1,132,182.000000 1.13M 49 1,107,434.000000 1,107,434.000000 1.11M 50

Population Density by Metro Area#16

People per square mile (excluding waters).
Scope: population of the Columbus Area and selected other metro areas in the United States
0 500 1,000 1,500 2,000 2,500 # Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Anaheim Metro Area Los Angeles New York, Newark, and Jersey City Metro Area New York Area San Francisco, Oakland, and Hayward Metro Area San Francisco Boston, Cambridge, and Newton Metro Area Boston Area Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Philadelphia, Camden, and Wilmington Metro Area Philadelphia Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater Metro Area Tampa Area Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach Metro Area Miami Area Detroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro Area Detroit Area Milwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro Area Milwaukee Baltimore, Columbia, and Towson Metro Area Baltimore Cleveland and Elyria Metro Area Cleveland Providence and Warwick Metro Area Providence Washington, Arlington, and Alexandria Metro Area Washington Hartford, West Hartford, and East Hartford Metro Area Hartford Area San Diego and Carlsbad Metro Area San Diego Houston, The Woodlands, and Sugar Land Metro Area Houston Area Buffalo, Cheektowaga, and Niagara Falls Metro Area Buffalo Area Dallas, Fort Worth, and Arlington Metro Area Dallas Area San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara Metro Area San Jose Area Orlando, Kissimmee, and Sanford Metro Area Orlando Area Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Newport News Metro Area Virginia Beach Atlanta, Sandy Springs, and Roswell Metro Area Atlanta Area Seattle, Tacoma, and Bellevue Metro Area Seattle Area Raleigh Metro Area Raleigh Area Cincinnati Metro Area Cincinnati Pittsburgh Metro Area Pittsburgh Charlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro Area Charlotte Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro Area Minneapolis Indianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro Area Indianapolis Sacramento, Roseville, Arden, and Arcade Metro Area Sacramento Jacksonville Metro Area Jacksonville Austin and Round Rock Metro Area Austin Area Columbus Metro Area Columbus Area New Orleans and Metairie Metro Area New Orleans St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis Louisville and Jefferson County Metro Area Louisville Portland, Vancouver, and Hillsboro Metro Area Portland Area Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area San Antonio and New Braunfels Metro Area San Antonio Phoenix, Mesa, and Scottsdale Metro Area Phoenix Area Kansas City Metro Area Kansas City Nashville, Davidson, Murfreesboro, and Franklin Metro Area Nashville Memphis Metro Area Memphis Area Richmond Metro Area Richmond Area Las Vegas, Henderson, and Paradise Metro Area Las Vegas Oklahoma City Metro Area Oklahoma City Birmingham and Hoover Metro Area Birmingham Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ontario Metro Area Riverside Salt Lake City Metro Area Salt Lake City 2,669.834356 2,669.834356 2,670 1 2,377.173356 2,377.173356 2,377 2 1,777.016149 1,777.016149 1,777 3 1,320.168117 1,320.168117 1,320 4 1,318.415470 1,318.415470 1,318 5 1,302.142302 1,302.142302 1,302 6 1,121.332879 1,121.332879 1,121 7 1,117.967489 1,117.967489 1,118 8 1,104.530342 1,104.530342 1,105 9 1,072.678632 1,072.678632 1,073 10 1,050.842173 1,050.842173 1,051 11 1,036.588601 1,036.588601 1,037 12 1,009.167202 1,009.167202 1,009 13 922.320949 922.320949 922 14 801.441651 801.441651 801 15 746.021995 746.021995 746 16 734.103385 734.103385 734 17 725.018472 725.018472 725 18 708.633875 708.633875 709 19 697.406618 697.406618 697 20 627.555476 627.555476 628 21 627.272623 627.272623 627 22 619.592674 619.592674 620 23 596.817375 596.817375 597 24 548.882046 548.882046 549 25 509.639325 509.639325 510 26 446.607647 446.607647 447 27 446.311757 446.311757 446 28 444.019382 444.019382 444 29 443.937737 443.937737 444 30 426.821378 426.821378 427 31 425.886695 425.886695 426 32 422.275686 422.275686 422 33 401.579966 401.579966 402 34 377.669379 377.669379 378 35 355.071003 355.071003 355 36 347.890406 347.890406 348 37 338.213546 338.213546 338 38 311.712072 311.712072 312 39 299.850960 299.850960 300 40 293.049772 293.049772 293 41 279.141887 279.141887 279 42 270.180144 270.180144 270 43 267.204010 267.204010 267 44 266.972673 266.972673 267 45 250.529437 250.529437 251 46 231.843430 231.843430 232 47 214.445772 214.445772 214 48 157.186375 157.186375 157 49 144.130928 144.130928 144 50

Definitions

This page reports on the population distribution in the Columbus Area, both in terms of raw head counts, and in terms of population density per square mile.

  • Population: count of all residents of the given entity at the time of the survey, excluding visitors
  • Population Density: population divided by the total land area of the entity (i.e., excluding water areas contained in the entity)

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