Colfax Jasper County, Iowa

Colfax: City in Jasper County, Iowa

About

Colfax is a city located in the county of Jasper in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,093 and a population density of 312 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,050 inhabitants.

Colfax Quick Facts

Population : 2,050 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Jasper County
Postal code : 50054
Area : 6.7 km2
Altitude : 801 feet / 244 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:35:52 (20th January 2022)
Density : 306 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.1% (2010-2020)
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Location of Colfax on Iowa map.
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Geography

Colfax is located at 41°40'40"N 93°14'43"W (41.6777700, -93.2452000).

Colfax map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Colfax decreased by 2.1% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,093 - census
2011 2,071 -1.06% estimation process
2012 2,065 -0.29% estimation process
2013 2,063 -0.1% estimation process
2014 2,069 0.29% estimation process
2015 2,060 -0.44% estimation process
2016 2,055 -0.24% estimation process
2017 2,065 0.48% estimation process
2018 2,073 0.39% estimation process
2019 2,064 -0.44% estimation process
2020 2,050 -0.68% estimation process

Colfax zip code is 50054. County name: Jasper, County fips: 19099

People born in Colfax (3)

People born in Colfax, including author James Norman Hall, football player Joe Laws, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Herschel F. Briles, .

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Schools in Colfax

College & universities near Colfax, IA

Code Name City ZIP
153214 Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny (IA) 50023-3993

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Colfax, IA

Code Name Address Type
OSC Osceola Main & East Clay Streets RAIL
OTM Ottumwa station 210 West Main Street RAIL
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Colfax

Post Office Name City ZIP
Colfax Post Office Colfax (IA) 50054

Other places with the same name (9)

  • Colfax , Washington city in Washington, United States with a population of 2,787 people.
  • Colfax , California city in California, USA with a population of 2,009 people.
  • Colfax , Louisiana parish seat in Louisiana, United States. with a population of 1,431 people.
  • Colfax , Michigan township in Oceana County, Michigan with a population of 1,328 people.
  • Colfax , Wisconsin village in Dunn County, Wisconsin with a population of 1,244 people.
  • Colfax , Illinois village in McLean County, Illinois, United States with a population of 1,009 people.
  • Colfax , North Dakota city in Richland County, North Dakota, United States with a population of 242 people.
  • Colfax , Indiana town in Perry Township, Clinton County, Indiana, United States with a population of 197 people.

Other cities in Jasper County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jasper County , IA.

City Name Population Title
Newton 15,127 City in and the county seat of Jasper County, Illinois, United States
Monroe 1,905 City in Jasper County, Iowa, United States
Prairie City 1,718 City in Jasper County, Iowa
Baxter 1,132 Human settlement in Jasper County, Iowa, United States of America
Sully 826 City in Jasper County, Iowa, United States
Kellogg 585 City in Iowa, United States
Lynnville 393 City in Jasper County, Iowa, United States
Mingo 309 Human settlement in Jasper County, Iowa, United States of America
Lambs Grove 165 Human settlement in Jasper County, Iowa, United States of America
Oakland Acres 161 City in Jasper County, Iowa, United States
Reasnor 156 Human settlement in Jasper County, Iowa, United States of America
Valeria 58 Human settlement in Jasper County, Iowa, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Colfax distances to largest Iowa cities