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. Much of the housing stock in Cottonwood Falls was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Cottonwood Falls is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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.