Demographics

People

Total Population2,187
Male Share of the Population45.2%
Female Share of the Population54.8%
Senior Citizens11%
Employed Population 16+985
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married45.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15%
Median Earnings25+$37,339
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,453

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,643
% Above Poverty Level85.3%
% Below Poverty Level14.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home8.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,101
Median House Value$222,800

Ancestry

German25.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.9%
Irish9.9%
English5.7%
French Except Basque5.5%
Portuguese4.5%
Italian3.9%
Scottish3.3%
Swedish3.2%
Norwegian2.7%
Dutch2.2%
Finnish1.3%
Arab1.2%
Lebanese1.2%
Canadian0.7%
Basque0.7%
Russian0.6%
Australian0.6%
US/American0.3%
Welsh0.2%
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Colfax Almanac

CategoryValue
County Placer County
Standard Zip Codes95713
Phone Area Codes530
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude39.09
Approximate Longitude-120.92

Colfax Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCOLFAX
Distance1.1 miles
Jan Temp35 to 56 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp61 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 75 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationGRASS VALLEY NO 2
Distance9.2 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp55 to 87 F
Oct Temp43 to 72 F
Annual Precip53 inches
StationDOBBINS 1 S
Distance22.7 miles
Jan Temp34 to 57 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp56 to 93 F
Oct Temp44 to 77 F
Annual Precip50.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn13,911$77,569
Grass Valley12,893$36,664
Lincoln46,404$89,597
Loomis6,727$84,309
Nevada City3,112$52,997

Colfax Public Schools

Colfax Elementary
24825 Ben Taylor Rd.
ZIP: 95713
Primary
Total Enrollment 320
Colfax High
24995 Ben Taylor Rd.
ZIP: 95713
High
Total Enrollment 648
Core Placer Charter
1033 S. Auburn St.
ZIP: 95713
Other
Total Enrollment 235
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