Coldwater is a very small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 1,603 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Coldwater is the 138th largest community in Mississippi.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Coldwater is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coldwater is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coldwater who work in teaching (17.61%), office and administrative support (14.54%), and maintenance occupations (9.21%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Coldwater is worth considering.
The percentage of adults in Coldwater with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.33% of adults in Coldwater have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Coldwater in 2010 was $15,890, which is lower middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $63,560 for a family of four.
Coldwater is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Coldwater home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coldwater residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Coldwater include French , Italian, German, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Coldwater is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.