Colfax, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 683 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.1%
 
Males: 300  (43.9%)
Females: 383  (56.1%)
Median resident age:  40.2 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46035.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,639 (it was $42,688 in 2000)
Colfax:

$48,639
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,448 (it was $14,482 in 2000)

Colfax town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,231 (it was $71,400 in 2000)
Colfax:

$75,231
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $658.

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  • Races in Colfax, IN (2010)

    Colfax races chart
    • 65394.5%White alone
    • 223.2%Hispanic
    • 81.2%Two or more races
    • 50.7%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Black alone

Races in Colfax detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Colfax: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.2%), Irish (17.5%), United States (14.9%), English (12.3%), Polish (3.8%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 845 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,884 people per square mile   (low).

Colfax,IN real estate house value index trend

Colfax, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Colfax:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Colfax town:

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Colfax, Indiana as of October 01, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Colfax to the number of sex offenders is 344 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $612 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $854 (1.3%)

Colfax satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, IN (18.5 miles , pop. 56,397).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (39.2 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (125.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clarks Hill, IN (2.2 miles ), Thorntown, IN (2.3 miles ), Darlington, IN (2.9 miles ), Stockwell, IN (2.9 miles ), Frankfort, IN (3.2 miles ), Mulberry, IN (3.2 miles ), Linden, IN (3.5 miles ), Dayton, IN (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 86.67 W

Area code: 765

Colfax household income distribution Colfax home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+3.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Colfax: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Colfax, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Colfax-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Colfax town center injured 44 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 16.1 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 123 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Colfax-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 137.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 115.0 miles away from Colfax center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 200.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 163.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.5 miles away from Colfax center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 134.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clinton County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colfax topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Colfax:

  • CLINTON HOUSE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FRANKFORT, IN)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - FRANKFORT (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; FRANKFORT, IN)
  • ST VINCENT FRANKFORT HOSPITAL INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; FRANKFORT, IN)
  • FRANKFORT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FRANKFORT, IN)
  • HICKORY CREEK AT FRANKFORT (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FRANKFORT, IN)
  • MULBERRY COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MULBERRY, IN)
  • MULBERRY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MULBERRY, IN)

Amtrak stations near Colfax:

  • 17 miles: CRAWFORDSVILLE (SPRING & GREEN STS.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.
  • 20 miles: LAFAYETTE (DEPOT AT 200 NORTH ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colfax:

  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 21 miles; West Lafayette, IN; Full-time enrollment: 38,271)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 31 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 34 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Butler University (about 36 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)
  • Marian University (about 36 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 39 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 40 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)

Library in Colfax:

  • COLFAX-PERRY TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $85,491; Location: 207 SOUTH CLARK STREET; 24,274 books; 588 audio materials; 2,089 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 52 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Perry Township Colfax Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Clinton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 86.0. This is about average.

City:

86.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 32.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.2%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Indiana average:

11.1

Colfax travel time to work - commute Colfax mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Colfax town (based on Clinton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,36136
Catholic5,1351
Mainline Protestant4,00824
Other1412
None18,579-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Clinton County:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Clinton County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Clinton County:

3.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

5.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.9%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

28.0%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.4%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Colfax:

46.8%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Colfax:

41.4%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Colfax:

29.5
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.7%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Colfax:

11.8%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Colfax:

34.5%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

54.1%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Colfax:

76.5%
State:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Colfax, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,760
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$320
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,916$34,9920$0
Sewerage 1$3,500$42,0000$0
Water Supply 1$2,139$25,6682$1,360
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,200
Totals for Government 3$8,555$34,22014$4,640

Colfax government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $22,000 ($32.21)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($19.03)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $103,000 ($150.81)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($79.06)
    Water Utilities: $46,000 ($67.35)
    Fire Protection: $46,000 ($67.35)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($38.07)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($7.32)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($7.32)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($5.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($57.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $37,000 ($54.17)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $123,000 ($180.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Colfax government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $110,000 ($161.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $25,000 ($36.60)
    Highways: $11,000 ($16.11)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($10.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($10.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $53,000 ($77.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $20,000 ($29.28)
  • Tax - Property: $48,000 ($70.28)
    Individual Income: $8,000 ($11.71)
    Public Utilities: $6,000 ($8.78)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.46)

Colfax government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $771,000 ($1128.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $747,000 ($1093.70)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $24,000 ($35.14)

Colfax government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $242,000 ($354.32)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $79,000 ($115.67)

4.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,430 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.68%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tippecanoe County, IN  1.18% ($31,080 average AGI)
from Boone County, IN  0.39% ($24,740)
from Marion County, IN  0.31% ($30,450)


5.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tippecanoe County, IN  1.67% ($30,879 average AGI)
to Boone County, IN  0.49% ($30,222)
to Marion County, IN  0.47% ($24,983)

Strongest AM radio stations in Colfax:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Colfax:

  • WIMC (103.9 FM; CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN; Owner: C.V.L. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAA-FM (101.3 FM; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCDQ (106.3 FM; CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN; Owner: C.V.L. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHPL (89.9 FM; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WASK-FM (98.7 FM; BATTLE GROUND, IN; Owner: WASK, INC.)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHW (99.7 FM; FRANKFORT, IN; Owner: KASPAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WEDJ (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WKOA (105.3 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: WASK, INC.)
  • WLFF (95.3 FM; BROOKSTON, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC)
  • WYJZ (100.9 FM; LEBANON, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WAZY-FM (96.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS L.P.)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WSHP (95.7 FM; ATTICA, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WNDY (91.3 FM; CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN; Owner: WABASH COLLEGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WKHY (93.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: STAY TUNED BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIRE (91.1 FM; LEBANON, IN; Owner: HOOSIER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Colfax:

  • WLFI-TV (Channel 18; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PRIMELAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W57DC (Channel 57; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)

Colfax fatal accident list:

Sep 4, 2013 05:10 AM, Us-52, Lat: 40.19438, Lon: -86.63355, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 11, 2011 03:11 PM, Us-52 S, Lat: 40.17920, Lon: -86.61853, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 23, 2006 03:15 AM, Us- 52, Cr-880, Lat: 40.22616, Lon: -86.67077, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 42m138ftTotal length
  • $440,000Total costs
  • 48,726Total average daily traffic
  • 4,869Total average daily truck traffic
  • 81,998Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Colfax)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3 Mi W On Rd 1000 (Lat: 40.192806 Lon: -86.733333), Call Sign: KNAU774
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.420 MHzGrant Date: 01/24/1996, Expiration Date: 02/11/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2001Registrant: Robert L Blacker, Rr 1, Colfax, IN 46035, Phone: (317) 324-2561

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Railroad Street & Meriden Street (Lat: 40.195028 Lon: -86.667778), Call Sign: KWT873
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHzGrant Date: 03/30/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2008Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Avenue, Nw, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KF9SY, Licensee ID: L00747033, Grant Date: 09/24/2013, Expiration Date: 12/21/2023, Certifier: Mark A Flood, Registrant: Mark A Flood, 404 W Franklin St, Colfax, IN 46035
  • Call Sign: N9NPI, Licensee ID: L00581044, Grant Date: 05/20/2013, Expiration Date: 04/22/2023, Certifier: Patrick T Head, Registrant: Patrick T Head, Colfax, IN 46035-0145
  • Call Sign: W9KK, Grant Date: 08/23/1988, Expiration Date: 08/23/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/11/1998, Registrant: Richard O Davis, Rr 1 Box 12, Colfax, IN 46035
  • Call Sign: WA9HCU, Licensee ID: L00404927, Grant Date: 12/11/2006, Expiration Date: 02/25/2017, Certifier: Charles F Nydegger, Registrant: Charles F Nydegger, Box 76, Colfax, IN 46035
  • Call Sign: KB9WKJ, Licensee ID: L00252436, Grant Date: 06/06/2000, Expiration Date: 06/06/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2000, Certifier: Linda L Norton, Registrant: Linda L Norton, Rr 1 Box 130, Colfax, IN 46035

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: DJI INSPIRE 1 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 618UM , Serial Number: W13DCC17030448
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 304 W Jefferson St, Colfax, IN 46035

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$65,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
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Choose year:  2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9504.00

Drinking water stations with addresses in Colfax and their reported violations in the past:

COLFAX WATER COMPANY (Population served: 878, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Colfax

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colfax, IN
Most common first names in Colfax, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1074.0 years
Mary876.7 years
Harold581.0 years
Charles573.0 years
James575.4 years
John580.6 years
Joseph573.0 years
Lawrence573.6 years
Margaret580.4 years
Alice477.5 years
Most common last names in Colfax, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis1179.3 years
Mckinsey778.3 years
White778.8 years
Smith646.7 years
Bowen586.8 years
Strain573.6 years
Clouser467.8 years
Jones482.5 years
Hill483.0 years
Miller482.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (54%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Colfax compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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