West Columbia is a city located in Brazoria County, Texas, United States, about 50 miles southwest of Houston. The estimated population of West Columbia is 3,674 people as of 2022.
In terms of demographics, West Columbia is a diverse city, with a mix of residents of different ethnicities, cultures, and backgrounds. According to the United States Census Bureau, the population of West Columbia is around 60% White, 30% Hispanic or Latino, 7% Black or African American, and 2% Asian.
The average home price in West Columbia varies depending on factors such as location and the size of the property, but as of 2021, the median home price in the area was around $160,000. The property tax rate in West Columbia is around 2.9% per $100 valuation, which is slightly higher than the state average.
West Columbia is served by the Columbia-Brazoria Independent School District, which includes several highly rated schools. According to Niche.com, some of the top-rated schools in the district include West Columbia Elementary School and Columbia High School.
West Columbia has its own chamber of commerce, which can be reached by phone at (979) 345-3921. The city can be reached by phone at (979) 345-3123.