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Residents of Colfax, Iowa enjoy the small-town charm with big city amenities. The 2,500 residents take advantage of affordable living, a good school system and numerous activities. Whether you’re an empty-nester or raising a family, Colfax is a great place to live, work and play.
Although Colfax is growing, it has not lost its small-town atmosphere. New businesses continue to develop around the I-80 interchange. Many who live here work in nearby Newton or Des Moines, which is only 20 miles away.
There are many recreational opportunities to enjoy such as swimming, baseball/softball fields, soccer, bowling or hunting and fishing at Skunk River. Golfers can play a round at Colfax Country Club, a semi-private club, relax while taking a scenic stroll, bike ride along a provided trail or enjoy a family outing at one of the five parks. Find Midwest wildlife by visiting Prairie Reserve or visit Trainland U.S.A. - an operating toy train museum.
There are about 900 children who are educated by the Colfax-Mingo School District. The elementary and high schools are located in Colfax while the middle school is located in Mingo. The high school allows students to explore various careers they may be interested in pursuing in the “real world.”
Come see available real estate in the charming town of Colfax. There are several housing options from which to choose including single family homes, apartments and senior citizen housing.
The Heartland Iowa Realty Team can show you the ins and outs of this friendly community and answer any questions you may have about the area.
“Colfax – A pleasant blend of town and country.”