Living in Colfax, LA

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Colfax SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
8

Colfax, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
2,456
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
50.6%
Median Home
$70,200
Median Income
$20,048
Median Rent
$624

Rankings for Colfax in Louisiana

Best Places Around Colfax

1

Natchitoches, LA
Population 18,080

2

Pineville, LA
Population 14,313

3

Fort Polk South, LA
Population 9,233

4

Alexandria, LA
Population 47,539

5

Oakdale, LA
Population 7,640

6

Leesville, LA
Population 6,055

7

Marksville, LA
Population 5,476

Map Of Colfax, LA

Population over time in Colfax

Year Population % Change
2017 2,456 14.2%
2016 2,151 18.4%
2015 1,817 6.5%
2014 1,706 1.3%
2013 1,684 -1.9%
2012 1,717 -10.9%
2011 1,927 5.9%
2010 1,820 -2.2%
2009 1,861 -

Race / Ethnicity in Colfax

White
32.2% (791)
African American
60.1% (1,477)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.9% (23)
Two Or More
2.8% (69)
Hispanic
3.9% (96)
Race Colfax LA USA
White 32.2% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 60.1% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Colfax, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
15.1% (37,056)
$10,000 to $14,999
20.7% (50,854)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.4% (50,066)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.2% (37,451)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.3% (20,499)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (29,172)
$75,000 to $99,999
2.6% (6,307)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.1% (12,615)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (1,576)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Colfax LA USA
Less than $10,000 15.1% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 20.7% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.4% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.2% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.3% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 2.6% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.1% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Colfax

Female
51.8% (1,272)
Male
48.2% (1,184)
Gender Colfax LA USA
Female 51.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Colfax for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (73)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (294)
High School / GED
43.0% (1,056)
Some College
25.0% (614)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (196)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (196)
Master's Degree
1.0% (24)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Colfax LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Articles About Louisiana

Enjoy The Snack?