Colfax Information

Colfax Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Colfax, LA

General Colfax Information

State: Louisiana

County: Grant Parish

Close cities: Bentley, LA, Atlanta, LA, Flatwoods, LA, Boyce, LA, Lena, LA, Cloutierville, LA, Dry Prong, LA, Montgomery, LA

Colfax Population (census data)
Total 1,661 (+0.7% since 2000)
Male 726 (43.7%)
Female 935 (56.3%)

Population Density: 1,113 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

Colfax Elevation: 100 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.49 square miles

Median Household Income: $22,793

Zip Codes: 71417.

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Colfax Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (67.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (30.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (4.0%)
  • United States (3.9%)
  • English (3.8%)
  • French (2.7%)
  • German (1.4%)
  • French Canadian (1.1%)

Local Colfax Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: New Orleans Saints, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: , Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Northwestern State University, Louisiana Tech University

Colfax School Information

Elementary Schools
Colfax Elementary School (250 Third Street, Colfax, LA, 71417 - Grant Parish School Board District)

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