Cottondale is a city located in Jackson County Florida. With a 2020 population of 832, it is the 754th largest city in Florida and the 16043rd largest city in the United States. Cottondale is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -1.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 848 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Cottondale has a population density of 255 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cottondale is $45,119 with a poverty rate of 18.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Cottondale is 31.5 years, 21.9 years for males, and 40.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cottondalewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.79%.
98.37% of Cottondale residents speak only English, while 1.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cottondale is Black, with 55.12% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cottondale is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.34%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cottondale
99.75% of Cottondale residents were born in the United States, with 61.99% having been born in Florida. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.