|Male Share of the Population||46.7%|
|Female Share of the Population||53.3%|
|Employed Population 16+||863|
|Age of the Population||38|
|% of people married||51.9%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||20.8%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$37,625|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$29,191|
|Median Family Income||$61,917|
|% Above Poverty Level||87.7%|
|% Below Poverty Level||12.3%|
|Average Commute Time||27 minutes|
|% Working from Home||7%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||0.7%|
|% Using Public Transportation||1.2%|
|People Living Alone||34.1%|
|Median Gross Rent||$580|
|Median House Value||$89,800|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||14.2%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||19 miles E of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||142 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska|
|Standard Zip Codes||50054|
|Phone Area Codes||515|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||9 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||34.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||9 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||33.3 inches|
|Station||DES MOINES AP|
|Jan Temp||12 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||34.7 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Colfax, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Green Castle (50054)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Colfax Public Library
25 W DIVISION STREET
Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.
You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.
Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.
COLFAX-MINGO HIGH SCHOOL
204 N LEAGUE RD
Serves 261 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.8
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