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 a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Cottonwood Falls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cottonwood Falls are a mix 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
Overall, Cottonwood Falls’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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.