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Local Info

Here's the 'Need-To-Know' info on Columbia that you've been wondering about...Everything from transportation to location to population!
 

Location

Columbia is 45 miles south of Nashville, TN and 75 miles north of Huntsville, AL. Here you’ll discover an original downtown with a vibrant Main Street and beautiful town square bordered by the Duck River, rich in historic treasures, family-friendly events, and trendy shopping, dining & sleep options. Throw in some live music, arts & local culture for a memorable experience in Columbia, TN.

Stats

Population: City of Columbia approx 37,000
Incorporated in 1817
Elevation: 637 ft
Land Area: 29.6 square miles

Municipalities

CITY OF COLUMBIA
columbiatn.com

MAURY COUNTY
maurycounty-tn.gov

CITY OF SPRING HILL
springhilltn.org

CITY OF MOUNT PLEASANT
mountpleasanttn.org

Medical Care

MAURY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
1224 Trotwood Ave. Columbia, TN 38401
mauryregional.com  |  (931) 381-1111
Maury Regional Health is the only system in TN to be named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems by IBM Watson Health in 2018. MRMC has 255 beds with 200+ physicians on staff.

Local Media

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD
1115 S. Main Street, Columbia, TN 38401
columbiadailyherald.com  |  (931) 388-6464

WKOM/WKRM
wkomwkrm.com  |  (931) 388-3636

Library

MAURY COUNTY LIBRARY
211 W. 8th Street
maurycounty-tn.gov
(931) 375-6501

Chamber/Economic Development

MAURY ALLIANCE
mauryalliance.com
(931) 388-2155

SPRING HILL CHAMBER
experiencespringhill.com
(931) 486-0625

College

COLUMBIA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
1665 Hampshire Pike
columbiastate.edu  |  (931) 540-2722
Tennessee’s first community college established in 1966, Columbia State is a two-year college with five locations serving a nine-county area in southern Middle Tennessee that offers more than 70 areas of study.

The Local 'Scoop'

THE MULETOWNER
themuletowner.com  |  Social: themuletowner
An everyday, local resource for residents and visitors.

MYCOLUMBIA
mycolumbiatn.com  |  Social: mycolumbiatn
Celebrating the culture and community of Columbia.

 
Transportation

Nashville Int'l AirportNashville International Airport (BNA)
615-275-1675
www.flynashville.com
450 daily arriving and departing flights and more than 14.1 million passengers annually utilize BNA.

 


Maury Regional Airport in Mt. Pleasant TnMaury County Airport
1200 N. Main St  |  Mt. Pleasant, TN
931-379-5511
www.flymaury.com
General aviation, public use airport located approximately 9 miles from Columbia & 2 miles from Mount Pleasant. Amenities include ground handling, aviation fuel and parking, hangars, rental cars & courtesy transportation.


Mule Town Trolley ServiceMule Town Trolley
931-379-2907
www.MuletownTrolley.org
Four regular routes provide services to Mt. Pleasant, Spring Hill, and around the Columbia area. These routes run every hour and will provide an interconnect exchange for transfers at Riverwalk Park in downtown Columbia.