The Town of Colfax had a population of 1,447 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Colfax is located at latitude 31.5196 and longitude -92.6997 in Grant Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Colfax (see map below) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Colfax population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,099|
|Daytime Population: Residents||870|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,969|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.36|
|Population in Households||1,271|
|Population in Familes||1,024|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||176|
|Median Household Income||$24,594|
|Average Household Income||$41,524|
|Per Capita Income||$19,113|
|Total Housing Units||645 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||282 (43.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||218 (33.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (22.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,611|
|Average Home Value||$107,862|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.36%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Colfax to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 240||50th|
|Population Density||# 157||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 194||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 449||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 356||25th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.