County population falls 7% since 2010

By MARK ROGERS,

Columbia and Marion County have seen a significant decrease in population since the 2010 census with the city dropping 8 percent and the county 7 percent over the seven-year period.

In April 2010, when the last full census was completed, Columbia had 6,582 residents; in 2017, it had 6,037.

 
 
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