Cotton Valley, Louisiana Population 2020

914
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Cotton Valley is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 914, it is the 176th largest city in Louisiana and the 10693rd largest city in the United States. Cotton Valley is currently declining at a rate of -1.30% annually and its population has decreased by -9.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,009 in 2010. Cotton Valley reached it's highest population of 1,009 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Cotton Valley has a population density of 347 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cotton Valley is $29,904 with a poverty rate of 51.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $328 per month, and the median house value is $45,300. The median age in Cotton Valley is 35.6 years, 35.1 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.1 males.

Cotton Valley Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 72.09%
  • White: 27.53%
  • Two or more races: 0.38%
  • 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 914, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 938.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,009.

Cotton Valley, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American74972.09%
White28627.53%
Two or More Races40.38%
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Cotton Valley Population Pyramid 2020

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Cotton Valley Median Age

35.6


Total

35.1


Male

38.5


Female

Cotton Valley Adults

There are 717 adults, (99 of whom are seniors) in Cotton Valley.

Cotton Valley Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cotton Valley Sex Ratio

Female

509

48.99%

Male

530

51.01%

Cotton Valley Households and Families

Cotton Valley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cotton Valley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.9%29.1%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
All52.4%47.6%
Male22.6%77.4%
Female15.8%84.2%

52.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4682.252.4
Non Family1881.1462.2
Married1482.470.9
Female1014.0115.8
Male311.7722.6

2.82

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Cotton Valley Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade253.67%
9th to 12th Grade19728.93%
High School Graduate27940.97%
Some College8111.89%
Associates Degree568.22%
Bachelors Degree162.35%
Graduate Degree273.96%
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Cotton Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Black48028712
White19516627
Hispanic82
Multiple Races444

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

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

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,350$17,109$15,993
Less Than High School$13,000$13,611$9,018
High School Grad$18,618$19,398$15,313
Some College$16,279$22,917$15,708
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,350

Average Earnings

$17,109

Average Male

$15,993

Average Female

Cotton Valley Language

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 Poverty

Cotton Valley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black74946361.82%
White2846422.54%
Hispanic8675.00%
Multiple44100.00%

51.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

53.21%

Male Poverty Rate

48.92%

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 22.54% 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 67.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.42%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School64.41%
High School30.11%
Some College23.36%
Bachelors or Greater9.30%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed35.75%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed28.88%

Cotton Valley Income

Cotton Valley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$19,659$29,904
Families$22,784$33,939
Married Families$28,750-
Non Families$18,654$21,997
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Cotton Valley Marital Status

Cotton Valley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.4%

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 Veterans

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50

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War9
World War II2
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6417
65 to 7415
18 to 3410
35 to 546
75+2
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Name Veterans % of Total
Black357.01%
White157.01%

Cotton Valley Veterans by Education

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24.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cotton Valley Employment Status

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

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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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94.32%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Cotton Valley residents were born in the United States, with 94.32% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020914-12-1.30%
2019926-12-1.28%
2018938-13-1.37%
2017951-12-1.25%
2016963-8-0.82%
2015971-8-0.82%
2014979-9-0.91%
2013988-9-0.90%
2012997-10-0.99%
20111,007-2-0.20%
20101,0090.00%