Columbus is the capital of the state of Ohio in the United States of America.
The city is the largest in the state (when measured by city borders), with a population of 711,470 as of the 2000 census. According to recent U.S. census estimates, in Ohio only the metropolitan areas of Cleveland (2.15M) and Cincinnati (2.01M) are larger than the Columbus metropolitan area, which has a population of 1,612,694 (2000 census, 31st largest in the United States). When adding in related areas of Marion and Chillicothe for Combined Statistical Areas, Columbus ranks 24th in the country with 1.84M, behind #19 Cincinnati (2.05M) and #14 Cleveland-Akron (2.95M).
Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. It also extends into Delaware and Fairfield counties.Web Sites and Links
About.com - Columbus, OHGuide offering forums, chat, and community links.
ClickOnColumbusDirectory of accommodations, entertainment, news, businesses, and events.
ColumbusCity guide offering business and entertainment links.
Columbus DemographicsA detailed report compiled from 1990 census data that includes population, housing, economic and educational information.
Columbus Events GuideGuide to local music, sports events, tourist attractions, clubs and organizations. Includes self entry event promotion features.
Columbus Police DivisionProvides detailed department information, online forms, precinct statistics and most wanted list.
Columbus Yellow Pages OnlineProvides phone and address listings.
Columbus, OhioOn-line resource for lodging, bars, clubs, restaurants, and attractions.
ColumbusTodayGuide to the city providing news, classifieds, and links.
Digital City - Columbus, OHGuide offering news, business, sports, and entertainment information.
Greater ColumbusFeatures information includes business, community, recreation, employment, government, city slide shows, and web links.
Mark Freeman on Columbus, OhioProvides local weather, maps, government, newspapers, radio, television, recreation, shopping, and travel links.
The Arena DistrictInformation on downtown Columbus including entertainment, restaurants, real estate opportunities, and tenant information.
The Columbus DispatchOnline yellow pages.
World Wide Web ColumbusOnramp to local links, news, weather, sports, and lottery.