Community Profile

2011 Fabulous 4th of July
2011 Fabulous 4th of July
The Town of Columbus is a small town located in the Blue Ridge mountains of Western North Carolina, and is the county seat for Polk County, North Carolina.  The recent Census results indicate a population of 985 persons, an increase of 0.71 percent from the 2000 Census. 

Columbus's population is diverse and includes citizens who have lived here their entire life and those who have recently migrated to the area. 

Please feel free to come visit, stay awhile, and enjoy the beautiful area we are fortunate to call Home. 
95 Walker Street Columbus, NC 28722 - P.O. Box 146 Columbus, NC 28722 Phone: 828-894-8236 Fax: 828-894-2797