Cottonwood Falls is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 877 people and just one neighborhood, Cottonwood Falls is the 202nd largest community in Kansas. Cottonwood Falls has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cottonwood Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cottonwood Falls is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cottonwood Falls who work in office and administrative support (12.30%), food service (9.84%) and teaching (7.38%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Cottonwood Falls is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Cottonwood Falls has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.