The Town of Colfax had a population of 1,478 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||1,301|
|Population in Familes||1,053|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||177|
|Median Household Income||$26,269|
|Average Household Income||$38,843|
|Per Capita Income||$18,045|
|Total Housing Units||646 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||270 (41.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||238 (36.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||138 (21.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$79,268|
|Average Home Value||$125,184|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
The table below compares Colfax to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 238||50th|
|Population Density||# 156||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 191||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 438||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 385||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.