Colfax Township is one of ten townships in Newton County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 199 and it contained 70 housing units.
Colfax Township was established in 1871. It was named for Vice President Schuyler Colfax.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.53 square miles (94.6 km2), all land.
- North Newton School Corporation
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