The Town of Colfax had a population of 1,442 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Colfax is located at latitude 31.5191 and longitude -92.7068 in Grant Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Colfax encompass a land area of 1.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Grant Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 95 feet.
The Town of Colfax (GNIS ID: 2406294) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||1,442 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,266 (87.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,017 (70.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||176 (12.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$24,543|
|Average Household Income||$39,016|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$14,071|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||659 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||228 (34.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||272 (41.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||160 (24.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,881|
|Average Home Value||$133,004|
|Housing Affordability Index3||203|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.89%|
The table below compares Colfax to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 239||50th|
|Population Density||# 153||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 440||7th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 222||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 436||8th|
|Diversity Index||# 195||59th|
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