Cottonwood Falls, Kansas Population 2020

878

Cottonwood Falls is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 878, it is the 212th largest city in Kansas and the 10872nd largest city in the United States. Cottonwood Falls is currently growing at a rate of 1.15% annually but its population has decreased by -2.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 903 in 2010. Cottonwood Falls reached it's highest population of 902 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Cottonwood Falls has a population density of 1,392 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cottonwood Falls is $55,605 with a poverty rate of 10.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $440 per month, and the median house value is $64,800. The median age in Cottonwood Falls is 47.5 years, 44.3 years for males, and 51.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.7 males.

Cottonwood Falls Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cottonwood Falls was:

  • White: 94.55%
  • Black or African American: 4.94%
  • Two or more races: 0.52%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cottonwood Falls, Kansas is 878, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 858.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 903.

Cottonwood Falls, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72894.55%
Black or African American384.94%
Two or More Races40.52%

Cottonwood Falls Population Pyramid 2020

Cottonwood Falls Median Age

47.5


Total

44.3


Male

51.3


Female

Cottonwood Falls Adults

There are 618 adults, (208 of whom are seniors) in Cottonwood Falls.

Cottonwood Falls Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

50.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cottonwood Falls Sex Ratio

Female

406

52.73%

Male

364

47.27%

Cottonwood Falls Households and Families

Cottonwood Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cottonwood Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.6%8.4%
Female82.9%17.1%
All79.6%20.4%
Non Family64.4%35.6%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2942.3179.6
Married1313.0291.6
Non Family1181.0764.4
Female413.4982.9
Male43.5100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cottonwood Falls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.84%
9th to 12th Grade427.46%
High School Graduate17030.20%
Some College17230.55%
Associates Degree447.82%
Bachelors Degree8815.63%
Graduate Degree315.51%

Cottonwood Falls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White517466115
Hispanic27274
Black1912

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,583$32,083$25,417
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,375$37,083$28,250
Some College$23,571$39,063$
Bachelors Degree$40,208$37,917$41,250
Graduate Degree$40,250$$40,500

$26,583

Average Earnings

$32,083

Average Male

$25,417

Average Female

Cottonwood Falls Language

Cottonwood Falls Language by Age

Cottonwood Falls Language

97.97% of Cottonwood Falls residents speak only English, while 2.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Cottonwood Falls Poverty

Cottonwood Falls Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6286410.19%
Hispanic35411.43%
Multiple44100.00%

10.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.15%

Male Poverty Rate

9.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cottonwood Falls

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cottonwood Falls is White, with 10.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.95%
High School14.86%
Some College8.76%
Bachelors or Greater7.45%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed27.27%
Male Employed4.04%
Female Employed2.53%

Cottonwood Falls Income

Cottonwood Falls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,889$55,605
Families$47,917$73,734
Married Families$60,750-
Non Families$19,861$26,930

Cottonwood Falls Marital Status

Cottonwood Falls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cottonwood Falls Married by Age and Sex

Cottonwood Falls 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 55-64.

Cottonwood Falls Marital Status by Race

Cottonwood Falls Veterans

65

Number of Veterans

63

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War6
World War II4
Korea4
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7427
75+17
35 to 5415
55 to 646
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White599.95%
Black624.00%

$Cottonwood Falls Veterans by Education

15.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cottonwood Falls Employment Status

43.5%

Labor Force Participation

39.6%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cottonwood Falls Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.03%

Born in Kansas

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.74% of Cottonwood Falls residents were born in the United States, with 74.03% having been born in Kansas. 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
2020878101.15%
2019868101.17%
2018858-10-1.15%
2017868101.17%
2016858-7-0.81%
2015865-1-0.12%
2014866-8-0.92%
2013874-15-1.69%
2012889-8-0.89%
2011897-5-0.55%
20109020.00%