Colfax strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):
Walking and Biking to Work
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Colfax to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||17 miles NW of Eau Claire, Wisconsin (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||66 miles E of St. Paul, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||54730|
|Phone Area Codes||715|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||4 to 24 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||30.5 inches|
|Station||EAU CLAIRE RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||3 to 21 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||32.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||-1 to 19 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 56 F|
|Annual Precip||32 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.92|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||15||1.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,070|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.5%|
According to the US Postal Service, Colfax, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Albertville (54730)
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