Colfax, IA

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Colfax Profile


Overview

Colfax is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,051 people and just one neighborhood, Colfax is the 153rd largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Colfax was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Colfax is a blue-collar town, with 35.46% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Colfax is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Colfax who work in office and administrative support (12.55%), healthcare suport services (7.60%), and sales jobs (7.00%).

Also of interest is that Colfax has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Colfax Demographics

The citizens of Colfax are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.56% of adults in Colfax have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Colfax in 2010 was $22,993, which is lower middle income relative to Iowa, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,972 for a family of four. However, Colfax contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Colfax home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Colfax residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Colfax include Irish, Italian, English, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Colfax is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Colfax 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Colfax 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Colfax 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

SOUTHEAST POLK COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.4% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.4% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 6.4%

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PCM COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

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Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Pcm High School
400 East Highway 163
Monroe, IA, 50170
09-12
Monroe Elementary School
400 N Jasper
Monroe, IA, 50170
PK-05
Prairie City Elementary School
309 East Plainsmen Road
Prairie City, IA, 50228
PK-05
Pcm Middle School
407 Plainsmen Rd
Prairie City, IA, 50228
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.2% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.4% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 6.4%

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COLFAX-MINGO COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Colfax Mingo Elementary School
20 West Broadway
Colfax, IA, 50054
PK-06
Colfax Mingo High School
204 N League Rd
Colfax, IA, 50054
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.1% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.5% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.4%

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