Columbia County has one of the fastest growing populations in Oregon with a 13.3% increase over the last 10 years. Despite being ranked eighth for growth, it's currently only ranked 17th in terms of total population with 49,351 residents. St. Helens, Scappoose, and Vernonia are its three most populated cities. Columbia County is made up of homes that are relatively old with a median of 32 years. The top school in the county is Grant Watts Elementary School.
The median value of homes in Columbia County is $205,800, making it one of the most valuable areas in Oregon. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $263,718.
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A three-bedroom detached home valued around $268,930 is considered a typical dwelling in Columbia County. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $53,786 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $1,233 and the property tax rate is $9.76 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.