Colfax SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
7

Colfax, Iowa Info Snack

Population
1,908
Unemployment
9.2%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$96,400
Median Income
$46,563
Median Rent
$591

Rankings for Colfax in Iowa

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Map Of Colfax, IA

Population over time in Colfax

Year Population % Change
2017 1,908 -0.9%
2016 1,925 4.2%
2015 1,848 0.7%
2014 1,835 -6.8%
2013 1,969 -10.9%
2012 2,210 -7.5%
2011 2,388 -12.9%
2010 2,743 -

Crime in Colfax Per 100k

Crime Colfax IA USA
Violent Crime 196.7 293.4 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.3 5.3
Robbery 0.0 39.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 147.5 211.0 248.9
Property Crime 1524.1 2125.3 2362.0
Burglary 245.8 479.3 430.4
Larceny 1081.6 1468.6 1694.0
Car Theft 196.7 177.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Colfax

White
91.0% (1,736)
African American
0.5% (9)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (14)
Hawaiian
1.4% (27)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.4% (83)
Hispanic
2.0% (39)
Race Colfax IA USA
White 91.0% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 1.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.4% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.0% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Colfax, Iowa

Less than $10,000
5.3% (10,112)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (6,487)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (14,119)
$25,000 to $34,999
19.4% (37,015)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (30,528)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (31,672)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (30,337)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (24,804)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (1,908)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (3,625)
Income Colfax IA USA
Less than $10,000 5.3% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 19.4% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Colfax

Female
52.6% (1,003)
Male
47.4% (904)
Gender Colfax IA USA
Female 52.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Colfax for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.9% (54)
9-12th Grade
1.6% (30)
High School / GED
50.0% (954)
Some College
23.4% (445)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (95)
Bachelor's Degree
13.5% (256)
Master's Degree
2.8% (53)
Professional Degree
0.4% (7)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (10)
Education Colfax IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.9% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.6% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 50.0% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 23.4% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.5% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.8% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.2% 1.4%

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