Overall Niche Grade
- Public SchoolsC+
- Crime & SafetyB
- Good for FamiliesB-
- Cost of LivingA
- Health & FitnessB-
- Outdoor ActivitiesC+
West Columbia is a town in Texas with a population of 3,896. West Columbia is in Brazoria County. Living in West Columbia offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in West Columbia and residents tend to have moderate political views.
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West Columbia Reviews
I have grown up in the small but enjoyable little town of West Columbia. We are prideful in our high school Roughnecks! Go Necks! Our community is so very friendly towards one another. Everyone is like family, you are bound to see someone you know at the local HEB. out town is small but mighty. We took on the major flood in June of 2016 like champs. Nearly half of the town was flooded. We pulled together and saved our town from the Brazos river! We are very family oriented, family friendly and family approved! We have historic sites, such as being the first Capitol of Texas. Varner Hogg park is a park to visit as well! Our mayor is wonderful and is very generous, we all know her. I love our town with all of my heart. I love my old West Columbia.
West Columbia is a small friendly town. It's very welcoming and has many little places to go to, also many boutiques. If you're into photography, there are quite a few small areas to pull out a camera and shoot.
There is a lot happening in this small town! West Columbia is peaceful, and has a sort of Austin, TX vibe growing in it.