Columbia County's economy is diverse, with particular strengths in general manufacturing, timber, paper products, logistics, and general aviation. 


Top private employers (2010)

Manufacturing operations make up nine of the fourteen top private employers in Columbia County. This is driven by the logistic and workforce advantages of doing business here. With exceptional industrial land offerings throughout Columbia County, there is plenty of room for sustained growth in these sectors. 



Business establishments by size


 Employment, non-farm (2010)

Total payroll by industry


Average wage by industry (2010)