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Colfax is a suburb in the Menomonie Metro Area and in the Dunn County. It has a population of 1,313 and a population density of 944, which is 90% above the national average. It has a median age of 44, which is 9 years above the Menomonie Metro median age and 5 years above the national average.

Colfax has a median home value of $197,200, which is 16% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,126 is 29% above the metro average rent and 46% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Menomonie. The average household income in Colfax is $65,500 , which is 9% above the Metro average household income and 12% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Colfax is 6. Colfax also has a crime index 26 that is below the national average.

$197,200Median Home Value
$165,200 Menomonie Metro Area
$1,126Median Rent
$796 Menomonie Metro Area
6 /10
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Colfax's population is made up of 31% married, 33% single, 24% divorced and 12% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 43%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 27%. Homeowners make up 46% of the population in Colfax.

45,029 Menomonie Metro Area
944Population Density
  • 45% Male
  • 55% Female
44 Median Age
35 Menomonie Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Colfax is $37,317. The Median Household Income is $65,500 and the Colfax Unemployment Rate is 9%.

$37,317Income Per Capita
$28,988 Menomonie Metro Area
$65,500Median Household Income
$59,588 Menomonie Metro Area
10% Poverty Rate
12% Menomonie Metro Area
9% Unemployment Rate
3% Menomonie Metro Area
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$197,200Median Home Value
$165,200 Menomonie Metro Area
$1,126Median Rent
$796 Menomonie Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Menomonie Metro Area

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Home Owners
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6 /10
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Colfax School District
601 University Avenue, Colfax, WI, 54730
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PK, K-6
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Commute To
Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
1 hr 30 mins
St. Paul, MN
1 hr 17 mins
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
1 hr 35 mins
Cornell University Wolpe Ctr
49 mins
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Colfax crime index is 26 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Colfax.

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