Place:Colfax, Nebraska, United States

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NameColfax
Alt namesColfaxsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates41.567°N 97.083°W
Located inNebraska, United States     (1869 - )
See alsoPlatte, Nebraska, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Colfax County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,515. Its county seat is Schuyler. The county and its seat are named after former Vice President of the United States, Schuyler Colfax.

In the Nebraska license plate system, Colfax County is represented by the prefix 43 (it had the forty-third-largest number of vehicles registered in the county when the license plate system was established in 1922).

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1860 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1870 1,424
1880 6,588
1890 10,453
1900 11,211
1910 11,610
1920 11,624
1930 11,434
1940 10,627
1950 10,010
1960 9,595
1970 9,498
1980 9,890
1990 9,139

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External links

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