Cottonwood Falls is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 872 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 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
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.
For a small city, Cottonwood Falls has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Cottonwood Falls exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.