Colfax, Indiana Population 2020

675

Colfax is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 675, it is the 368th largest city in Indiana and the 12044th largest city in the United States. Colfax is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually but its population has decreased by -2.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 691 in 2010. Colfax reached it's highest population of 688 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Colfax has a population density of 1,821 people per square mile.

The average household income in Colfax is $54,581 with a poverty rate of 13.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $784 per month, and the median house value is $74,100. The median age in Colfax is 35.9 years, 38 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.6 males.

Colfax Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Colfax was:

  • White: 99.58%
  • Black or African American: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Colfax, Indiana is 675, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 671.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 691.

Colfax, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71999.58%
Black or African American30.42%

Colfax Population Pyramid 2020

Colfax Median Age

35.9


Total

38


Male

34.4


Female

Colfax Adults

There are 519 adults, (107 of whom are seniors) in Colfax.

Colfax Age Dependency

75.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Colfax Sex Ratio

Female

416

57.62%

Male

306

42.38%

Colfax Households and Families

Colfax Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Colfax Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married75.7%24.3%
All75.7%24.3%
Female74.1%25.9%
Non Family69.6%30.4%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2512.8875.7
Married1363.5475.7
Non Family691.1269.6
Female273.1174.1
Male194.21100

3.37

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Colfax Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade194.10%
9th to 12th Grade5912.74%
High School Graduate18339.52%
Some College9219.87%
Associates Degree6614.25%
Bachelors Degree347.34%
Graduate Degree102.16%

Colfax Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,250$35,250$36,635
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$34,318$34,583$33,125
Some College$36,000$43,125$26,250
Bachelors Degree$41,875$30,625$45,962
Graduate Degree$52,917$$52,917

$36,250

Average Earnings

$35,250

Average Male

$36,635

Average Female

Colfax Language

Colfax Language by Age

Colfax Language

99.70% of Colfax residents speak only English, while 0.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.30% of the population.

Colfax Poverty

Colfax Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7199112.66%
Black33100.00%

13.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.73%

Male Poverty Rate

12.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colfax

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colfax is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colfax is White, with 12.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.36%.

Name Poverty
High School14.21%
Some College10.76%
Less Than High School2.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Unemployed16.67%
Male Employed6.90%
Female Employed3.31%

Colfax Income

Colfax Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,539$54,581
Families$56,364$64,419
Married Families$67,857-
Non Families$25,096$25,849

Colfax Marital Status

Colfax Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Colfax Married by Age and Sex

Colfax Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Colfax Marital Status by Race

Colfax Veterans

36

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
Korea5
First Gulf War5
World War II3
Second Gulf War2
Age Group Veterans
75+17
35 to 549
65 to 745
55 to 645
18 to 34

$Colfax Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colfax Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Colfax Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

87.12%

Born in Indiana

99.58%

Native Born

0.42%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.58% of Colfax residents were born in the United States, with 87.12% having been born in Indiana. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202067520.30%
201967320.30%
2018671-2-0.30%
201767320.30%
2016671-2-0.30%
2015673-2-0.30%
2014675-5-0.74%
2013680-3-0.44%
2012683-2-0.29%
2011685-3-0.44%
20106880.00%