Place:Columbia, Florida, United States

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Columbia County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. As of 2010, the population was 67,531. Its county seat is Lake City, Florida.

The Lake City Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Columbia County.

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History

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Columbia County was created in 1832. For the origin of its name, see Columbia.

In 1958, the Columbia Amateur Radio Society was formed. This was a group of amateur radio operators that enjoyed the ability to communicate all over the world. This radio club still exists today.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1832 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1868 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1871 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1876 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1895 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1840 2,102
1850 4,808
1860 4,646
1870 7,335
1880 9,589
1890 12,877
1900 17,094
1910 17,689
1920 14,290
1930 14,638
1940 16,859
1950 18,216
1960 20,077
1970 25,250
1980 35,399
1990 42,613

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External links

www.columbiacountyfla.com/


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