Photo: Fieldstone (J. G. Peak House), ca. 1896, North Peak Street, Columbus, NC. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989. Photographed by Bigskybill (own work), 2012, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed January, 2016.
Columbus Town Hall is located at 95 Walker Street, Columbus, NC 0000.
Columbus was formed and platted in 1855 as Polk County was being established by North Carolina. The town was incorporated in 1857. Columbus is the seat of government for Polk County.
Nearby Towns: Tryon Town •