Best Colleges near Columbus, Ohio

Ranking Institution name Students Distance from the city
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Columbus, oh
236 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
59 2 miles
5
Columbus, oh
635 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
1 988 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
12 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
457 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
188 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
162 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
132 2 miles
12
Columbus, oh
258 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
1 273 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
9 013 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
2 448 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
195 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
84 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
260 2 miles
23
Columbus, oh
69 2 miles
24
Columbus, oh
1 303 2 miles
25
Columbus, oh
144 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
85 2 miles
27
Columbus, oh
99 2 miles
28
Columbus, oh
541 2 miles
29
Columbus, oh
1 475 2 miles
30
Columbus, oh
66 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
142 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
0 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
22 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
38 884 2 miles
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Columbus, oh
378 2 miles
36
Independence, oh
107 3 miles
37
Wickliffe, oh
53 6 miles
38
Groveport, oh
220 6 miles
39
Westerville, oh
748 7 miles
40
Grove City, oh
168 7 miles
41
Gahanna, oh
496 8 miles
42
Suffield, oh
259 9 miles
43
Westerville, oh
79 10 miles
44
Westerville, oh
1 165 10 miles
45
Batavia, oh
2 103 10 miles
46
Canal Winchester, oh
72 12 miles
47
Westerville, oh
2 259 12 miles
48
Canal Winchester, oh
0 15 miles
49
Concord Twp, oh
106 18 miles
50
Plain City, oh
42 19 miles

Education in Columbus

Columbus’s (Ohio) residents over 25 years of age with some college degree constitute 22.09 of the city’s population. Two-year college graduates make up 6.97. The share of four-year college graduates and Master graduates is 21.92 and 7.67 respectively. The shares of those with professional degree and doctorate degree are 1.9 and 1.37 accordingly.

Economy of Columbus

The household income in Columbus, Ohio, is 43992 compared to the country’s average of 53046. The family median income is 54297. The sales and income taxes are 7.5 and 6.68. Income per capita is 24075. The unemployment rate makes 4.3 compared to 6.3 in the entire United States.

Cost of living in Columbus

The overall cost of living in Columbus, Ohio, is 82 average for the entire country, if we take the average indicator for the United States as 100. The indicator of charges for utilities services is 94, the cost of housing is 56. Transportation expenses make 96 points, and health and grocery costs are 97 and 95.2 respectively.

Air pollution and health in Columbus

The indicator of air quality in Columbus, Ohio, is 76.1 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better), according to EPA reports. The water quality is among the average with the index of 49 compared to 55 for the United States. The number of physicians per 100 thousand residents is 404 and the overall health costs make 96.7 if we take the indicator of 100 as country’s average.

Climate in Columbus

Columbus, Ohio, gets 178 sunny days per year, compared to the country’s average of 205. The number of days with precipitations is 123 – Columbus has the annual rainfall of 34.7 inches and snowfall of 24.8 inches. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) based on the effect of humidity and temperature is 45. The UV exposure index is 5.6.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov