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Columbia County, Pennsylvania

US county information
NameColumbia County
Largest cityBloomsburg
US Area
Total Area490 sq mi (1269.1 km2)
Land Area486 sq mi (1258.7 km2)
Water Area4 sq mi (10.4 km2)
Population67295 (2010)
Density53.4/km2 (138.3/sq mi)
FoundedMarch 22, 1813

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Columbia County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of 2010, the population was 67,295.

Columbia County was created on March 22, 1813, from part of Northumberland County and named for Columbia, a poetic name for the United States that alludes to Christopher Columbus. Its county seat is Bloomsburg .

The county is part of the Bloomsburg - Berwick Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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