Colfax County


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Colfax County, New Mexico

230 N 3rd St
Raton, NM 87740
Phone: (505) 445-5551
Fax: (505) 445-4031

On the northern border of NM, northeast of Santa Fe; organized Jan 25, 1869 from Mora County (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Schuyler Colfax (1823-85), U.S. vice president under Ulysses S. Grant (1869-73)

Area (sq mi):: 3768.05 (land 3756.79; water 11.26) Population per square mile: 3.70
Population 2005: 13,755 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.10%; 1990-2000 9.80% Population 2000: 14,189 (White 49.90%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 47.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 17.90%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 40.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,418; median household $30,744; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,881-$22,496
Unemployment (2004): 5.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 16.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Colfax County, Nebraska

411 E 11th St
Schuyler, NE 68661
Phone: (402) 352-8504
Fax: (402) 352-8515
www.colfaxcounty.ne.gov

In east-central NE, northwest of Omaha; organized Feb 15, 1869 from Platte County. Name Origin: For Schuyler Colfax (1823-85), U.S. vice president under Ulysses S. Grant (1869-73)

Area (sq mi):: 418.58 (land 413.14; water 5.44) Population per square mile: 25.30
Population 2005: 10,433 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.10%; 1990-2000 14.20% Population 2000: 10,441 (White 73.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 26.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 17.90%). Foreign born: 18.20%. Median age: 35.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,148; median household $35,849; Population below poverty level: 10.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,930-$26,506
Unemployment (2004): 3.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 18.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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By 1870 he had settled in Colfax County, New Mexico, where he established his own ranch.
Colfax County attorney Denise Kracl said Everton never regained consciousness after the window closed on him on April 15 outside a store in Schuyler, where he lived.
The company's property includes the acquisition of 193 thousand mineral acres and 203 thousand mineral acres in Colfax County, New Mexico.
The incident took place on Vermejo Park Ranch, Colfax County, New Mexico.
The independent energy company said its short-term requirements are to fund its portion of an evaluation of exploration activities leading to drill site selection on Sun River's 112,000 acres of mineral rights in Colfax County, New Mexico.
The pipeline, with an initial proposed capacity of 175 MMcf/d, will originate in Van Bremmer Canyon, Colfax County, New Mexico and connect with interstate pipelines in Moore County near Dumas, Texas.
The announcement of a major new solar power plant in Colfax County is welcome news and demonstrates New Mexico's commitment to leading the nation in renewable energy development.
Notes: A pre-proposal conference will be held as indicated in the sequence of events beginning at1:00 pm Mountain Standard Time/Daylight Time at the Colfax County Commission Chambers, 230 N.
OTCBB:SNRV) has re-evaluated its 120,000 acres in Colfax County, New Mexico, which lies south of the Pioneer discovery in Colorado, the closest being only about 10 miles southeast of the Pioneer play.
Colfax County Airport on Friday has made an announcement on the appointment of Carl Shilcutt as the new Manager for the airport to replace Harvey Wright.
Zachary was nominated by East Mountain High School in Sandia Park, and Bryce was nominated by Colfax County 4-H in Raton.
County Appreciation Day - On March 22nd the resort is offering free skiing to all Colfax County residents.