Colfax County, New Mexico

county in New Mexico, United States
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Colfax County is a county in the U.S. state of New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,750.[1] Its county seat is Raton.[2]

This county was named for Schuyler Colfax (1823-1885), seventeenth Vice President of the United States under U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 27, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.