Columbus

Columbus is the capital of the state of and is located centrally within the state as the core of the area. Sited in an area where the Rust Belt, Bible Belt, Appalachia, and the Farm Belt meet, Columbus is a fusion of many different parts of America.
Photo: Yassie, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

is the central business district of Columbus, Ohio. Photo: Tysto, Public domain.

also known as the University District is the area around the Ohio State University in Columbus, . Photo: Joebengo, CC BY 3.0.

Columbus/Northwest is the are north of Interstate 70 and west of Interstate 71, in Columbus, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Columbus/South is defined as being South of I-70 in Columbus, . Photo: Niagara66, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multipurpose arena in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Photo: Tysto, Public domain.

Museum
The is an art museum in downtown Columbus, Ohio. Photo: Indrian, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public building
The is the state capitol building and seat of government for the U.S. state of .

Theatre
The is a performing arts center and former movie palace on in . Photo: Analogue Kid, CC BY 2.5.

Destinations

Columbus/Northeast is defined as being North of Interstate 70 and East of Interstate 71, in Columbus, . Photo: Etc289, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
, often known by its initials U.A, is a city in , United States, on the northwest side of the Columbus metropolitan area. Photo: Postdlf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Quarter
is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio, United States, centered on the main strip of High Street immediately north of the Arena District and extending until just south of the and . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio, United States, north and near west of . Photo: Columbusite, CC BY 3.0.

Columbus

Latitude
39.9623° or 39° 57' 44.1" north
Longitude
-83.0007° or 83° 0' 2.5" west
Open Location Code
86FRXX6X+WP
Population
879,000
IATA airport code
CMH
United Nations Location Codes
US CMH and US FLH
Elevation
771 feet (235 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 153982815
Geo­Names ID
4509177
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Columbus, Ohio
  • Albanian: Columbus
  • Albanian: Kolumbus
  • Amharic: ኮለምበስ፣ ኦሃዮ
  • Arabic: Columbus, Ohio
  • Arabic: كولومبوس
  • Arabic: كولومبوس، أوهايو
  • Aragonese: Columbus
  • Armenian: Կոլումբուս
  • Asturian: Columbus, Ohio
  • Asturian: Columbus
  • Azerbaijani: Kolumbus
  • Bambara: Columbus
  • Basque: Columbus
  • Belarusian: Каламбус
  • Belarusian: Калумбус
  • Bengali: কলম্বাস
  • Bislama: Columbus
  • Bosnian: Columbus
  • Breton: Columbus
  • Bulgarian: Кълъмбъс
  • Catalan: Columbus
  • Cebuano: Columbus (kapital sa estado)
  • Cebuano: Columbus
  • Chechen: Колумбус
  • Chinese: Columbus
  • Chinese: 哥伦布 (俄亥俄州)
  • Chinese: 哥伦布
  • Chinese: 哥倫布
  • Chuvash: Колумбус (Огайо)
  • Chuvash: Колумбус
  • Cornish: Columbus
  • Corsican: Columbus
  • Croatian: Columbus, Ohio
  • Croatian: Columbus
  • Czech: Arch City
  • Czech: Cbus
  • Czech: Columbus
  • Czech: Cowtown
  • Czech: Indie Art Capital
  • Czech: The Biggest Small Town in America
  • Czech: The Discovery City
  • Danish: Columbus
  • Dimli (individual language): Columbus
  • Dutch: Columbus
  • Egyptian Arabic: كولومبوس (اوهايو)
  • Egyptian Arabic: كولومبوس
  • English: Arch City
  • English: Cbus
  • English: Columbus, Ohio
  • English: Cowtown
  • English: Indie Art Capital
  • English: The Biggest Small Town in America
  • English: The Discovery City
  • Esperanto: Columbus
  • Estonian: Columbus
  • Extremaduran: Columbus
  • Faroese: Columbus
  • Finnish: Columbus, Ohio
  • Finnish: Columbus
  • French: Columbus
  • Galician: Columbus
  • Gan Chinese: 哥倫布 (俄亥俄州)
  • Gan Chinese: 哥倫布
  • Georgian: კოლუმბუსი
  • German: C-Bus
  • German: Columbus
  • German: The Arch City
  • German: The Discovery City
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐍉𐌻𐌿𐌼𐌱𐌿𐍃, 𐍉𐌷𐌰𐌾𐍉
  • Greek: Κολάμπους
  • Greek: Κολόμπους
  • Guarani: Columbus (Ohio)
  • Guarani: Columbus
  • Gujarati: કોલંબસ
  • Haitian: Columbus, Ohio
  • Haitian: Columbus
  • Hausa: Columbus
  • Hebrew: קולומבוס
  • Hindi: कोलंबस, ओहायो
  • Hindi: कोलम्बस, ओहायो
  • Hindi: कोलम्बस
  • Hungarian: Columbus
  • Icelandic: Columbus
  • Ido: Columbus
  • Iloko: Columbus
  • Indonesian: Columbus
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Columbus
  • Interlingue: Columbus
  • Inuktitut: ᑰᕉᒻᐴᔅ
  • Irish: Columbus, Ohio
  • Irish: Columbus
  • Italian: Columbus
  • Japanese: コロンバス
  • Kannada: ಕೊಲಂಬಸ್
  • Kazakh: Колумбус
  • Kirghiz: Колумбус
  • Korean: 콜럼버스
  • Kurdish: Columbus
  • Lao: Columbus, Ohio
  • Latin: Columbopolis
  • Latin: Columbus
  • Latvian: Kolumbusa
  • Ligurian: Columbus
  • Lithuanian: Kolumbas
  • Macedonian: Колумбус
  • Malagasy: Columbus, Ohio
  • Malagasy: Columbus
  • Malay: Columbus, Ohio
  • Malay: Columbus
  • Malayalam: കൊളംബസ്, ഒഹായൊ
  • Malayalam: കൊളംബസ്
  • Marathi: कोलंबस, ओहायो
  • Marathi: कोलंबस
  • Min Nan Chinese: Columbus
  • Mingrelian: კოლუმბუსი
  • Mongolian: Колумбус
  • Navajo: Bįįhtó
  • Neapolitan: Columbus
  • Nepali: कोलम्बस, ओहायो
  • Newari: कोलम्बस, ओहायो
  • Newari: कोलम्बस
  • Norwegian: Columbus
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Columbus
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Columbus i Ohio
  • Occitan (post 1500): Columbus
  • Ossetian: Колумбус
  • Pali: कोलम्बस
  • Pampanga: Columbus, Ohio
  • Pampanga: Columbus
  • Panjabi: ਕਲੰਬਸ, ਓਹਾਇਓ
  • Panjabi: ਕਲੰਬਸ
  • Papiamento: Columbus
  • Pennsylvania German: Columbus, Ohio
  • Pennsylvania German: Columbus
  • Persian: کلمبوس
  • Persian: کلمبوس، اوهایو
  • Piemontese: Columbus
  • Polish: Columbus
  • Portuguese: Columbus
  • Quechua: Columbus
  • Romanian: Columbus, Ohio
  • Romanian: Columbus
  • Russian: Колумбус
  • Samogitian: Kolumbs
  • Sanskrit: कोलम्बस्
  • Sardinian: Columbus
  • Saterfriesisch: Columbus
  • Scots: Columbus, Ohio
  • Scots: Columbus
  • Scottish Gaelic: Columbus, Ohio
  • Scottish Gaelic: Columbus
  • Serbian: Коламбус
  • Serbo-Croatian: Columbus, Ohio
  • Sicilian: Columbus
  • Silesian: Columbus
  • Sinhala: කොලොම්බස්
  • Slovak: Columbus
  • Slovenian: Columbus, Ohio
  • Slovenian: Columbus
  • Somali: Kolumbus, Ohio
  • Somali: Kolumbus
  • South Azerbaijani: کولمبوس
  • Spanish: Columbus
  • Swahili: Columbus
  • Swedish: Columbus, Ohio
  • Swedish: Columbus
  • Tagalog: Columbus, Ohio
  • Tagalog: Columbus
  • Tajik: Колумб
  • Tamil: கொலம்பஸ்
  • Tatar: Коламбус
  • Telugu: కొలంంబస్
  • Thai: โคลัมบัส
  • Tornedalen Finnish: Columbus, Ohio
  • Tornedalen Finnish: Columbus
  • Turkish: Columbus, Ohio
  • Turkish: Columbus
  • Turkmen: Kolumbus
  • Uighur: Kolumbu, Oxéo
  • Uighur: Kolumbu
  • Ukrainian: Колумбус
  • Urdu: کولمبس، اوہائیو
  • Uzbek: Columbus
  • Uzbek: Kolumbus
  • Venetian: Columbus
  • Veps: Kolumbus (Ogajo)
  • Veps: Kolumbus
  • Vietnamese: Columbus
  • Volapük: Columbus
  • Waray (Philippines): Columbus
  • Welsh: Columbus, Ohio
  • Welsh: Columbus
  • Western Frisian: Columbus
  • Western Frisian: Kolumbus
  • Western Mari: Колумбус
  • Western Panjabi: کولمبس، اوہائیو
  • Wu Chinese: 哥伦布 (俄亥俄州)
  • Yakut: Колумбус
  • Yiddish: קאלומבוס
  • Yoruba: Columbus, Ohio
  • Yoruba: Columbus
  • Yue Chinese: 哥倫布 (俄亥俄州)
  • Yue Chinese: 哥倫布
  • Culùmbus
  • Franklin
  • Franklinton
  • קאלומבוס, אהייא

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