Colfax Jobs

  • Architect, Senior

    Placer County - Auburn, CA

    The current vacancy is in the Capital Improvements Division of Facility Services which provides architectural design and construction management services for facility construction...

    from Placer County - 2 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Roseville, CA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • New CDL Class-A Driver Classes Starting Weekly - 866-764-1405

    Swift Transportation Co - Colfax, CA

    Now Hiring Student Drivers New CDL Class A Driver Classes Starting Weekly. Earn Your CDL Class A License and Get On The Road to a Successful Truck Driving Career! Jumpstart your...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 15 days ago
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Colfax, California

Colfax is a city in Placer County, California, at the crossroads of Interstate 80 and California State Route 174. The population was 1496 at the 2000 census. The town is named in honor of Vice President Schuyler Colfax, whose statue is featured immediately off of Main Street. Some of the town's notable features include the newly restored train depot , the downtown shops on Main Street, and Colfax High School, which serves a large surrounding area.

Colfax Careers

Among the most common occupations in Colfax are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 66 percent of workers in Colfax, California work for companies, 18 percent work for the government and 10 percent are self-employed.

Colfax Industries

The leading industries in Colfax, California are Educational, health and social services, 18%; Retail trade, 15%; and Manufacturing, 9%. Simply Hired's Colfax job listings indicate that the following industries in Colfax are hiring the most workers:

Colfax Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Colfax, California is $32,604, and the median income of households in Colfax was $37,391.

Average Salaries in Colfax, CA

Colfax, CA


According to our Colfax Trends data, the number of Colfax, California jobs has decreased by 56% since August 2013.
Colfax job trends

Colfax Employment Statistics

Population of Colfax
Total population 1,496
Male 48.40%
Female 51.60%
Median age 36.4
Colfax Housing
Owner-occupied homes 47.1%
Median cost of a home $149,400
Median mortgage payment $828
Renter-occupied homes 52.9%
Vacant housing 3.5%
Median monthly rent $652
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $37,500
Median for all female full-time $27,708
Household Income
Less than $10,000 13%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 12%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 21%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 22%
Some college, no degree 31%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 48%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 16%
White 96%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 0%
Other 3%
Colfax Commute
Carpool 13.9%
Public transportation 0.8%
Average travel time 26 minutes