ABOUT COLUMBUS, INDIANA
We are Columbus, Indiana—a town of 50,000 that nurtures the virtues of small in the most ambitious of ways—to be the best city of its size in America. Small in number, we are purposefully large in community; giant in manufacturing; monumental in culture, art, architecture and design; and most importantly, big on quality of life.
We are a small community, with a growing global presence representing 41 countries, with more than one of every 10 an international resident. Our top-ranked schools give voice to 54 different languages. Our community strives to be inclusive and respectful of our differences to create equitable outcomes for all our residents.
Columbus was name the 2022 Community of the Year by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Learn why in this VIDEO.
Find out if our diverse, welcoming, surprising community in the heart of Indiana is just what you’re looking for. Where you can make a difference. Make friends. Make a life.
If you are looking to attract talent to your company, please visit the Talent Attraction page.
The City of Columbus website provides a wealth of information about city services, public transportation, parks and recreation, city utilities. Here you watch a video of a recent public meeting or sign up for the city's newsletter to keep you up-to-date on city government news.
Learn about the city's economic development strategy. The Greater Columbus Economic Development Corporation's website is chocked full of data on key employers, employment statistics, cost of living and average salaries.
Discover why visitors from all over the world come to visit this town of 45,000 people. The city's outstanding modern architecture and public art are truly world-class. But that's just the tip of the iceberg, learn about the restaurants, events and attractions that make this city so vibrant. Visit the Columbus Visitors Center website for more info.
Columbus Young Professionals is an organization dedicated to helping young professionals navigate life, work and community. This dynamic group hosts monthly professional development seminars, networking events and community projects. CYP Website.