Colfax, California 

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Population

2,187

+23.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$46,902

Median Home Price

$379,400

Best Places to Live in Colfax, California

Capital city / suburban complex - Northern California, northern Central Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Colfax, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Mild winters
Nearby recreation
Central location
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Rising cost of living
Summer heat
 $579,936 
950 Pine Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2626 SqFt
 $997,500 
930 Eden Valley Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3452 SqFt
 $1,050,000 
22155 Manzanita Forest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2550 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade Metro Area

Sacramento, the capital of California, has been a leading agricultural and transportation center for most of its history. In the past 15 years, as costs have escalated in California’s coastal cities, thousands have migrated to the area for its reduced cost of living and proximity to San Francisco and Lake Tahoe. Now, as a result, growth and traffic issues have become top-of-mind issues for the area. Downtown Sacramento is pleasant and attractive but somewhat lacking in entertainment and activities (aside from restored historic “Old Sacramento” riverfront downtown area). Most recent growth has occurred to the north, northeast, and south as typical California sprawl- freeways, strip malls, and endless developments of tightly packed homes. Job growth projections remain strong.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Colfax
Zip Codes: 95713
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 25 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Colfax is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Colfax jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Colfax's cost of living is 22.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Colfax's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Colfax, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Placer county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Colfax's population is 2,187 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 23.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Colfax is $379,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Colfax public schools spend $8,037 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.9 students per teacher in Colfax. More Education



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Housing Market in Colfax

It's a good time to buy in Colfax. Home Appreciation is up 3.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Colfax Real Estate

The median home price in Colfax is $379,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Colfax   1 Reviews
Quality of Life Assessment - 2/2/2009
Foothills on western slope of Sierra Nevada Mountains, elevation 2420'. Mild winters with some snow, but above central valley fog. Summers dry and rainless, with... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN COLFAX, CALIFORNIA
95713

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NEW LISTINGS IN COLFAX
$579,936
950 Pine Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$997,500
930 Eden Valley Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,050,000
22155 Manzanita Forest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$369,000
489 Alpine Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$1,999,000
28555 Rollins Lake Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$550,000
1076 Pinecroft Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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Bed 3 | Bath 3

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