Cotton Valley, Louisiana Population 2021

924
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Cotton Valley is a city located in Webster Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 924, it is the 171st largest city in Louisiana and the 10632nd largest city in the United States . Cotton Valley is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -8.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,009 in 2010. Cotton Valley reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Cotton Valley has a population density of 351 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cotton Valley is $30,045 with a poverty rate of 51.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $301 per month, and the median house value is $45,700. The median age in Cotton Valley is 31.5 years, 30.8 years for males, and 31.7 years for females.

Cotton Valley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cotton Valleywas:

  • Black or African American: 68.30%
  • White: 31.23%
  • Two or more races: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cotton Valley, Louisiana is 924 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 936.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,009.

Cotton Valley, Louisiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American72468.30%
White33131.23%
Two or More Races50.47%
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Cotton Valley Population by Race

Cotton Valley Population Pyramid $2021

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Cotton Valley Median Age

31.5


Total

30.8


Male

31.7


Female

Cotton Valley Adults

There are 691 adults, (97 of whom are seniors) in Cotton Valley.

Cotton Valley Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cotton Valley Sex Ratio

Female

562

53.02%

Male

498

46.98%

Cotton Valley Population by Age

Cotton Valley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cotton Valley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female24.4%75.6%
Male27.6%72.4%
All54.7%45.3%
Non Family56.8%43.2%
Married85.4%14.6%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cotton Valley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4442.3754.7
Non Family1551.1756.8
Married1372.8485.4
Female1233.4824.4
Male291.7927.6

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Cotton Valley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade172.61%
9th to 12th Grade21733.28%
High School Graduate22634.66%
Some College6810.43%
Associates Degree8813.50%
Bachelors Degree131.99%
Graduate Degree233.53%
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Cotton Valley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cotton Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black4292157
White21619624
2+ Races555
Hispanic22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cotton Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$14,907$15,227$13,750
Less Than 9th Grade$12,663$13,207$9,219
High School Graduate$18,594$19,524$17,566
Some College$15,250$$13,250
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$14,907

Average Earnings

$15,227

Average Male

$13,750

Average Female

Cotton Valley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cotton Valley Language by Age

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Cotton Valley Language

100.00% of Cotton Valley residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Cotton Valley Language

Cotton Valley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black72447265.19%
White3297422.49%
Multiple55100.00%

51.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

53.01%

Male Poverty Rate

51.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cotton Valley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cotton Valley is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cotton Valley is White, with 22.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 66.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 51.64%.

Cotton Valley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade60.26%
Some College42.31%
High School35.84%
Bachelors or Greater13.89%

Cotton Valley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed42.52%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed34.69%

Cotton Valley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cotton Valley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$20,446$30,045
Families$23,723$35,030
Married Families$29,766-
Non Families$15,625$18,074
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Income by Household Type

Cotton Valley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cotton Valley Married by Age and Sex

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Cotton Valley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cotton Valley Marital Status by Race

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Cotton Valley Marital Status

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47

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War9
Vietnam5
World War II2
Korea

Cotton Valley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6424
18 to 3410
35 to 546
65 to 745
75+2

Cotton Valley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black337.28%
White146.01%

Cotton Valley Veterans by Race

Cotton Valley Veterans by Education

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27.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cotton Valley Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Cotton Valley Employment by Age

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Cotton Valley Employment by Race

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Cotton Valley Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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91.79%

Born in Cotton Valley

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Cotton Valley residents were born in the United States, with 91.79% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cotton Valley Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021924-6-0.65%
2020930-6-0.64%
2019936-6-0.64%
2018942-11-1.15%
2017953-13-1.35%
2016966-9-0.92%
2015975-6-0.61%
2014981-9-0.91%
2013990-7-0.70%
2012997-12-1.19%
20111,0090.00%
20101,0090.00%

Cotton Valley Population by Year