Nebraska Colfax County Public Schools

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Overview for Colfax County, NE
Map of Colfax County, NEColfax County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 413.1 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 25.3 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 9.9%. On the 2000 census form, 98.3% of the population reported only one race, with 0.1% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 26.2% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.80 persons compared to an average family size of 3.31 persons.

In 2005 educational services was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $25,794. Per capita income grew by 12.9% between 1994 and 2004 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2005)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2005) 10,433 Covered Employment 4,816
Growth (%) since 1990 14.2% Average wage per job $25,706
Households (2000) 3,682 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County D
Labor Force (persons) (2005) 5,993 Average wage per job D
Unemployment Rate (2005) 2.8 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 5.3%
Per Capita Personal Income (2004) $27,697 Average wage per job $27,613
Median Household Income (2003) $37,186 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County D
Poverty Rate (2003) 9.5 Average wage per job D
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 72.0 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 2.4%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 11.5 Average wage per job $26,647
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1. CLARKSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 649 Cherry St, Clarkson, NE 68629
Phone: (402) 892-3477
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 83
Grades: PK-6

2. CLARKSON JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 649 Cherry St, Clarkson, NE 68629
Phone: (402) 892-3454
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 124
Grades: 7-12

3. HOWELLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 417 Center St, Howells, NE 68641
Phone: (402) 986-1621
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 56
Grades: PK-6

4. HOWELLS JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 417 Center St, Howells, NE 68641
Phone: (402) 986-1621
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 134
Grades: 7-12

5. LEIGH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 222 W 4th St, Leigh, NE 68643
Phone: (402) 487-3301
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 79
Grades: PK-6

6. LEIGH HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 310 Short St, Leigh, NE 68643
Phone: (402) 487-2228
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 81
Grades: 7-12

7. RICHLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 595 Road 3, Richland, NE 68601
Phone: (402) 564-6900
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 81
Grades: PK-8

8. SCHUYLER CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 401 Adam St, Schuyler, NE 68661
Phone: (402) 352-3527
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 447
Grades: 9-12

9. SCHUYLER ELEMENTARY 4R
Address: 697 Road 16, Schuyler, NE 68661
Phone: (402) 352-2755
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 41
Grades: PK-8

10. SCHUYLER ELEMENTARY-FISHER’S
Address: 1098 Road J, Schuyler, NE 68661
Phone: (402) 352-3700
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 55
Grades: PK-8

11. SCHUYLER NORTH WARD ELEMENTARY
Address: P.O. Box 431, Schuyler, NE 68661
Phone: (402) 352-9940
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 371
Grades: PK-8

12. SCHUYLER WEST WARD ELEMENTARY
Address: 200 W 10th St, Schuyler, NE 68661
Phone: (402) 352-5514
County: Colfax County
Enrollment: 701
Grades: PK-8