Cottonwood Falls, Kansas

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Cottonwood Falls

Cottonwood Falls, Kansas

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Comparative Profile of Cottonwood Falls, Kansas

Comparing Cottonwood Falls to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 9 8
Racial Diversity 8 8
Age of the Population 6 6
Female Share of the Population 6 6
Well-Paid Single Men 6 5
Male Share of the Population 5 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 3 1
Average Household Size 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 3
People Above Poverty 5 4
Median Family Income 4 3
People in Middle Class or Better 4 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Short Commute Times 8 5
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Public Transportation Use 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Affordability of Rents 8 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 6
Housing Recently Built 2 2

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Cottonwood Falls

Cottonwood Falls Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 63 miles NE of Wichita, Kansas
County Chase
Standard Zip Codes 66845
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.372
Longitude -96.542

Cottonwood Falls Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 35.9 inches
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 37 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches
Distance 22.8 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 69 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 32.3 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Cottonwood Falls

Cottonwood Falls Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 966 100%
Male 462 47.8%
Female 504 52.2%
Under 18 224 23.2%
18+ 742 76.8%
65+ 222 23%
Median Age 38.6
Average Family Size 2.93
White 917 94.9%
African-American 23 2.4%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 1.1%
Other 8 0.8%
Mixed Race 5 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 23 2.4%

Estimated Cottonwood Falls Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 959
Growth -7
Growth % -0.7%

Cottonwood Falls Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 27.8%
US/American 23.3%
English 12%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9%
Irish 6.9%
Scotch-Irish 3.6%
Italian 3.1%
Swedish 2.3%
Dutch 1.6%
Czech 1.3%
French Canadian 1.3%
Scottish 1.3%
Welsh 1.3%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
Czechoslovakian 1.3%
Polish 1.1%
Danish 0.5%
African 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Cottonwood Falls

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Cottonwood Falls 966 $37,986
Americus 938 $43,850
Council Grove 2,321 $37,061
Emporia 26,760 $41,571
Olpe 504 $37,813
Strong City 584 $35,833
Wilsey 191 $37,500

Cottonwood Falls Public Libraries

Cottonwood Falls/burnley Memorial
PO BOX 509 401 OAK
Cottonwood Falls, Kansas
(620) 273-8588

library logo

More Information for Librarians

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Cottonwood Falls

Featured Colleges in the Cottonwood Falls Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master

Change the World with American University

Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation, Master of Public Administration and Policy, Master of Science in Sports Analytics Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MBA specialization in International Business, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Library and Information Sciences
  • Degrees: Master

Grow Your Career with the University of Saint Mary

  • Programs: Masters of Business Administration - Human Resources Management, RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Masters of Business Administration - Health Care Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
Matching School Ads

Cottonwood Falls High Schools (2004)

600 MAIN
Serves 159 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.4

Cottonwood Falls Colleges

(List of Kansas Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Cottonwood Falls

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Cottonwood Falls

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Cottonwood Falls Government Officials

Are you an official in the Cottonwood Falls government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104