Columbus Farmers’ Market is back and will run until December 8.  For the  application and guidelines Click Here –> Farmer’s Market Guidelines & Application Farmers Mkt Guidelines-Application Feb 2018 00

Are you looking for a rental?  We maintain a list at the Chamber of Commerce office.  Please call 979-732-8385, email or stop by 425 Spring Street.


Need help finding a job, temporary financial assistance, low income housing, groceries? Resources for Help



City of Columbus

For access to information on City Departments and local Government visit the official City of Columbus page.

Medical Services

Columbus Community Hospital

Columbus Community Hospital is a 40-bed, acute care medical and surgical facility recognized throughout the community as a comprehensive health care organization. As a rural hospital, Columbus offers its patients the best that advanced technology has to offer combined with the warm personalized care of a hometown facility.

Educational Services

Columbus Independent School District

Columbus Independent School District (CISD) covers approximately 356 square miles and has an estimated population of 8,300 in the areas including Columbus, Rock Island, Frelsburg, and part of the New Ulm area.

St. Anthony Catholic School

St. Anthony School (SAS) is an accredited private school for children pre-kindergarten through grade eight. The school is committed to promoting academic excellence, individual responsibility and spiritual awareness. The school accepts students of all faiths, however religion classes are instructed in the Catholic doctrine and tradition.

Local Newspapers and Radio

The Colorado County Citizen

The Colorado County Citizen was established in 1857 and has a very proud history of serving Columbus and Colorado County.

The Banner Press Newspaper

A regional newspaper, The Banner Press serves Columbus as well as Colorado County and the neighboring area.

Radio Stations

91.5 KANJ FM Religious
92.3 KNRG FM Classic Rock
94.1 KULF FM Country
96.1 KGUL FM Country
98.3 KULM FM Country
99.9 KTXM FM Country
104.9 KBUK FM Country

Civic Clubs and Volunteer Groups

If you are interested in joining or would like more information on any of the following groups, please call or email the Chamber and we will put you in contact with the correct individual!

Lion’s Club CHPT Docent Program Columbus Garden Club
Hospital Auxilary Columbus Christian Women Organization VFW & Women’s Auxiliary
Rotary International Colorado County Fair Association
Habitat for Humanity
Meals on Wheels Clothes Closet sponsored by The Baptist Church Boys & Girls Club
Community Food Pantry Methodist Church After School Program Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts
Knights of Columbus Daughters of the Republic of Texas Daughters of the American Revolution
Live Oak Art Center Columbus Photography Club Masons
 Catholic Daughters Columbus Volunteer Fire Department  Coastal Conservation Assoc.