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Demographics

People

Total Population2,189
Male Share of the Population44.7%
Female Share of the Population55.3%
Senior Citizens8.2%
Employed Population 16+1,009
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married42.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,690
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,444

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,417
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home9.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,140
Median House Value$182,800

Ancestry

German32.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.5%
Irish12.5%
English6.5%
French Except Basque5.3%
Italian5%
Portuguese4%
Swedish3.9%
Norwegian3.2%
Scottish2.6%
Dutch2.3%
Welsh1.6%
Finnish1.3%
Basque0.7%
Canadian0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
Australian0.6%
Russian0.5%
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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
Auburn13,858$75,396
Grass Valley12,861$40,348
Lincoln45,675$85,225
Loomis6,690$83,615
Nevada City3,117$51,038

Colfax Public Schools

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