Colfax Tourism, North Carolina

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Colfax is a small unincorporated community located in Guilford County, North Carolina. As of the 2000 census, the census-designated place had a population of 2,469. Colfax is located at (36.11, -80.01). The community is a suburb of Greensboro and is located in the center of the Piedmont Triad. Its main attraction is the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, where people shop for fresh food from local farmers. Its main school is Colfax Elementary, which is part of the Guilford County School System. It is also the location of one of fifteen Piano and Organ Distributors, one of the largest piano sellers in the country. In 2000, the community attempted to incorporate, but failed after a joint commission found that the proposed limits were not sufficient for incorporation under North Carolina law, lacking under the population density requirement. On June 30, 2008 the city of Greensboro annexed the main part of Colfax into the city limits, though some of Colfax is still unincorporated.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Colfax in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Colfax like a local. When planning a trip to Colfax, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Charlotte. Add Charlotte to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Carowinds, Nascar Hall Of Fame, The Billy Graham Library. Also, to reach Colfax, you'll have to take a flight to Charlotte; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Colfax, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Colfax*

  • Pollution Statistics in Colfax

    Know the pollution level of Colfax before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • Colfax: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Colfax for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Colfax.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 35.42 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Colfax - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Colfax is 187.15 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.29 (High)
    • Climate Index 82.94 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.05 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.9 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 52.05 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.94 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 113.42 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Colfax

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Colfax

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.56 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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