Columbia, Maryland

planned community in Howard County, Maryland, United States

Columbia is a census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland, United States.

Columbia, Maryland
Motto(s): 
"The Next America!"[1]
Location of Columbia, Maryland
Location of Columbia, Maryland
Columbia is located in Maryland
Columbia
Columbia
Location of Columbia, Maryland
Columbia is located in the United States
Columbia
Columbia
Columbia (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°12′13″N 76°51′25″W / 39.20361°N 76.85694°W / 39.20361; -76.85694
Country United States
State Maryland
County Howard
FoundedJune 21, 1967[2]
Founded byJames Rouse
Named forColumbia
Area
 • Total32.2 sq mi (83.4 km2)
 • Land31.9 sq mi (82.7 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation
407 ft (124 m)
Population
 (2010[3])
 • Total99,615
 • Estimate 
(2015[4])
103,467
 • Density3,120/sq mi (1,204.7/km2)
 The CDP includes areas not part of Columbia proper as defined by the Columbia Association.
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
21044-21046
Area codes410, 443, 667
FIPS code24-19125
GNIS feature ID0590002
HighwaysI-95, US 29, MD 32, MD 100, MD 108, MD 175
Websitecolumbiaassociation.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2011-11-03.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. "Columbia Archives". Columbia Association. Archived from the original on 2014-02-02. Retrieved 2014-01-23.
  3. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Columbia CDP, Maryland". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved August 1, 2017.[dead link]
  4. "Age and Sex: 2015 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates (S0101): Columbia CDP, Maryland". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved August 1, 2017.
  5. Jones, Katie (June 1, 2017). "Little Patuxent Square mixed-use development opens in downtown Columbia". The Baltimore Sun.