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, Coldwater isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Coldwater are a mix 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%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Coldwater has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Coldwater has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Coldwater than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Coldwater may be for you.
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.