Demographics

People

Total Population2,029
Male Share of the Population46.6%
Female Share of the Population53.4%
Senior Citizens13.3%
Employed Population 16+867
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married37.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.5%
Median Earnings25+$42,813
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$44,792

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,964
% Above Poverty Level86.4%
% Below Poverty Level13.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home6.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,104
Median House Value$257,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.6%
German25.2%
Irish11.6%
Italian6.5%
French Except Basque5.5%
Scottish4%
English3.8%
Swedish3.4%
Portuguese3.1%
Norwegian3%
Dutch2.3%
Lebanese1.3%
Arab1.3%
Australian0.7%
Russian0.6%
Finnish0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Basque0.6%
Welsh0.5%
US/American0.2%
Polish0.2%
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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
Auburn13,946$81,789
Grass Valley12,932$44,044
Lincoln46,939$93,106
Loomis6,753$85,286
Nevada City3,128$53,013

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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