Colfax County, NM has a population of 12,716 people with a median age of 48.3 and a median household income of $32,693. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Colfax County, NM declined from 12,997 to 12,716, a 2.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,380 to $32,693, a 0.97% increase.
The population of Colfax County, NM is 49% Hispanic, 47.5% White, and 1.52% Two+. 21.5% of the people in Colfax County, NM speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Colfax County, NM are Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus, with 1,050 graduates, Clovis Community College, with 791 graduates, and Mesalands Community College, with 231 graduates.
The median property value in Colfax County, NM is $110,600, and the homeownership rate is 68.6%. Most people in Colfax County, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Colfax County, NM is 2 cars per household.
Colfax County, NM is the 24th most populated county in New Mexico and borders Costilla County, CO; Las Animas County, CO; Harding County, NM; Mora County, NM; Taos County, NM; and Union County, NM& 1 more.