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Columbus is a city in Columbia (mostly) and Dodge Counties in the south-central part of the U.S. state of Wisconsin. The population was 4,991 at the 2010 census. All of this population resided in the Columbia County portion of the city. Columbus is located about northeast of Madison on the Crawfish River. It is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area. Nearly all of the city is located within the town of Columbus in Columbia County, though a small portion lies within the town of Elba in Dodge County.GeographyColumbus is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.25sqmi, of which, 4.21sqmi is land and 0.04sqmi is water.DemographicsIn 1900, 2,349 people lived in Columbus, Wisconsin; in 1910, there were 2,523 residents.2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 4,991 people, 2,123 households, and 1,336 families residing in the city. The population density was 1185.5PD/sqmi. There were 2,287 housing units at an average density of 543.2/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 95.7% White, 0.9% African American, 0.3% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 1.1% from other races, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.3% of the population.
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