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A Taste of Columbus, Georgia

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT COLUMBUS?

  1. Columbus is a city in and the county seat of Muscogee County, Georgia, United States, with which it is consolidated. According to the most recent U.S. Census estimates (2012), the city has surpassed the city of Augusta to become Georgia's second largest city with a population of 198,413.

  2. The city was ranked number 4 on the 100 Best U.S. Cities to live by Best Life Magazine.

  3. The Columbus Times, a weekly publication featuring African-American perspectives of current events.

  4. Columbus has a humid subtropical climate. Daytime summer temperatures often reaches a high in the mid 90s, and low temperatures in the winter average in the upper 30s. Columbus is often considered a dividing line or "natural snowline" of the southeastern United States with areas north of the city receiving snowfall annually, with areas to the south typically not receiving snowfall every year or at all.

Radio Stations
WKZJ 92.7 (Urban adult contemporary)
WYFK 89.5 (Religious)
WEGL 91.1 (Variety)
WIOL 95.7 (Sports)
WBUE 96.1 (Contemporary Christian)
WBFA 98.3 (Urban contemporary)
WQNR 99.9 (Variety hits)
WEAM 100.7 (Gospel)
WFXE 104.9 (Urban contemporary)
WCGQ 107.3 (Contemporary hits)

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Demographics of Columbus, Georgia

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

50.42%

43.74%

0.38%

1.54%

4.49%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Columbus, Georgia


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Amys African Hair Braiding -   3364 Buena Vista Road - Columbus, GA 31906 - (706) 689-2825

  2. Arame African Hair Braiding -   1421 Warm Springs Road - Columbus, GA 31904 - (706) 324-5401

  3. Ebonee's Express Barber Shop -   1656 South Lumpkin Road Suite F - Columbus, GA 31903 - (706) 682-1314

  4. Ebonee's Express Beauty Salon -   1656 South Lumpkin Road Suite F - Columbus, GA 31903 - (706) 682-1396

  5. Ebony Beauty Mart -   1908 Floyd Road - Columbus, GA 31907 - (706) 569-5333

  6. Ebony Beauty Salon -   511 Illges Road - Columbus, GA 31906 - (706) 653-0661

  7. Edy Onassis Salon Studio -  Category: Hair Salons -  Edy Onassis Salon Studio provides precision haircare services catering to the hair's integrity and the foundational health through customized consultations,solutions, cutting and coloring; bringing each client's hair to its optimum level of performance. The foundation of the EO Studio stands upon beauty, strength, and purity. Edy Onassis has a commitment to professionalism, customer service, integrity and caring.   - 2534 Wynnton Rd. Suite B (706) 317-2115   - (visit website)

  8. Fatima Hair Braiding -   4805 Buena Vista Road - Columbus, GA 31907 - (706) 565-4855

  9. Millennium Hair Design & Weaving Studio -   6028 Miller Road Suite A2 - Columbus, GA 31907 - (706) 561-8002

  10. Nubian Elegance Hair Salon -   Po Box 12224 - Columbus, GA 31917 - (706) 221-3177

  11. Rhythm Hair Studio -  4818 Miller Rd - Columbus, GA - (706) 569-7166

  12. Salee's African Hair Braiding -  2500 Buena Vista Road - Columbus, GA 31906 - (706) 660-9344

  13. Sally Beauty Supply -  1639 Bradley Park Dr Ste 700 - Columbus, GA 31904 - (706) 571-3100

  14. Soul Barber and Beauty Plus -   1059 Talbotton Road - Columbus, GA 31904 - (706) 653-5775

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AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE

  1. TheBlackHertiageTrail.com -  Category: Culture -  Dispersed throughout uptown Columbus, Georgia, the eight miles of The Black Heritage Trail reminds visitors that the human spirit reaches into the past and, with lessons learned firmly planted in her memory, endeavors to inspire hope for the future.   - 4735 Timarron Loop, Columbus Georgia  - (visit website)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Taylor CPA & Associates -  Category: Accountants -   Columbus GA (706) 494 3802  - (visit website)

  2. 100 Black Men of Columbus, GA, Inc. -  Category: Community Service -   President: Mr. Benjamin S. Richardson PO Box 2564 Columbus GA 31902

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Dot's Original Soul Food -   1341 Floyd Road, Columbus, GA 31907-40301 - (706) 568-8418

  2. Maxie's Soul Food -   1230 Fort Benning Road, Columbus, GA 31903-2101 - (706) 221-7685

  3. Minnie's Uptown Restaurant -   104 8th St, Columbus, GA 31901 - (706) 322-2766

  4. Sims Original Soul Food -   1341 Floyd Rd, Columbus, GA 31907 - (706) 568-8418

  5. Zina & Lucille's Soul Food -   4549 Old Cusseta Road, Columbus, GA 31903-2438 - (706) 689-1004

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


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CHURCHES



  1. Allen Temple AME Church -   848 Washington Avenue, Columbus, GA 31906 (706) 323-5622 - (visit website)

  2. Grant Chapel AME Church -   511 20th Avenue, Columbus, GA 31903-1031 (706) 682-1770

  3. Greater St. James AME Church -   1002 6th Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901-2608 (706) 322-8043 - (visit website)

  4. Greater St Mark AME Church -   546 2nd Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901-3107 (706) 323-7748

  5. New Bethel AME Church -   3404 Victory Drive, Columbus, GA 31903-2105 (706) 689-8076

  6. St John Ame Church -   3980 Steam Mill Road, Columbus, GA 31907-4817 (706) 682-6944

  7. St Paul A M E Church Inc -   4900 Saint Marys Road, Columbus, GA 31907-6533 (706) 682-2927

  8. Tabernacle AME Church -   6641 Green Island Drive, Columbus, GA 31904-2249 (706) 323-5892

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Black Heritage Trail -  Trace the passion and progress of Columbusí rich African-American heritage in this self guided tour.   - (visit website)

  2. Carousel Lounge -   3003 Victory Dr, Columbus, GA 31903 (706) 689-1605

  3. Club Backdoor -   Teens only  1683 Whittlesey Rd, Columbus, GA 31904 (706) 571-3456

  4. Oxygen -   1040 Broadway, Columbus, GA 31901 (706) 596-8397

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Annual International Shea Butter Convention   Location: Held at the Georgia International Convention Center - Columbus GA (706) 505-0298 (October)   - (visit website)

    Filled with shea butter education, business opportunities, and shea market, full of all shea butter products for hair and skin.


  2. The Southern Pirate Festival
    Port Columbus Civil War Naval Museum - (visit website)

    Pirates of all ages will come together for swashbuckling weekend full of Piratical fun.


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SCHOOLS

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