Columbia Heights DC Washington Demographics


  • Total Population21,037
  • Male Population(51.7 %) 10,880
  • Female Population(48.3 %) 10,157
  • Median Age33.00
There are currently 21,037 people living in Columbia Heights DC Washington. Out of the total population number, 10,880 are men and 10,157 are women. The median age for Columbia Heights DC Washington dwellers is 33.00.


  • White Collar13,739
  • Blue Collar697
There are currently 13,739 white-collar jobs and 697 blue-collar jobs in Columbia Heights DC Washington.


  • Total Households9,634
  • Family Households3,209
  • Non-family Households6,425
  • Households With Children1,414
  • Households Without Children8,220
  • Average People Per Household2.11
There are currently 9,634 households in Columbia Heights DC Washington. Out of this total, 3,209 are family households, 6,425 are non-family households, 1,414 are households with children and 8,220 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Columbia Heights DC Washington is 2.11.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School1,112
  • Some High School2,822
  • Some College1,514
  • Associate Degree309
  • Bachelors Degree5,655
  • Graduate Degree7,056
There are 1,112 people living in Columbia Heights DC Washington without a high school degree, 2,822 people with some high school degree and 1,514 people with a college degree. 309 people have an associate degree, 5,655 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 7,056 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married11,505
  • Married5,416
  • Separated312
  • Widowed456
  • Divorced1,297
11,505 of the people living in Columbia Heights DC Washington have never been married, while 5,416 are married and 312 are separated. A total of 456 people are widowed and 1,297 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$113,591
  • Median Household Income$92,024
  • Median Income Under 25$53,688
  • Median Income 25-44$101,266
  • Median Income 45-64$93,886
  • Median Income Over 65$46,004

The average household income for people living in Columbia Heights DC Washington is $113,591, while the median household income is $92,024. The median income in Columbia Heights DC Washington is $53,688 for those under 25, $101,266 for those aged 25 to 44, $93,886 for those aged 45 to 64, and $46,004 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.