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Demographics

People

Total Population781
Male Share of the Population47%
Female Share of the Population53%
Senior Citizens18.4%
Employed Population 16+295
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married59.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8%
Median Earnings25+$32,868
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,917
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,577
% Above Poverty Level83.6%
% Below Poverty Level16.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.3%
Median Gross Rent$704
Median House Value$72,700

Ancestry

German29.2%
Irish20.7%
English13.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.8%
French Except Basque4%
Polish3.3%
Scottish1.7%
Norwegian0.9%
Dutch0.6%
Welsh0.4%
Swedish0.4%
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Colfax Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clinton County
Standard Zip Codes46035
Phone Area Codes765
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude40.19
Approximate Longitude-86.66

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)

StationFRANKFORT DISPOSAL PLANT
Distance11.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip39.6 inches
StationCRAWFORDSVILLE 5 S
Distance21.2 miles
Jan Temp14 to 33 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip39.7 inches
StationWHITESTOWN
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clarks Hill635$55,096
Darlington780$56,000
Frankfort16,447$50,231
Linden761$63,750
Mulberry1,355$60,972
Thorntown1,637$49,922

Colfax Public Libraries

Colfax-perry Township Public Library
207 SOUTH CLARK STREET
Colfax, Indiana
(765) 324-2915

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