Demographics

People

Total Population770
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens27%
Employed Population 16+254
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married43.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.3%
Median Earnings25+$26,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,917
% Above Poverty Level90%
% Below Poverty Level10%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.8%
Median Gross Rent$440
Median House Value$64,800

Ancestry

German19.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.4%
English15.1%
Irish14%
Swedish1.8%
Dutch1.6%
Italian1.4%
Scottish0.9%
Danishn0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
French Except Basque0.5%
Welsh0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Czech0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Romanian0.3%
Russian0.3%
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Cottonwood Falls Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyChase County
Standard Zip Codes66845
Phone Area Codes620
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.36
Approximate Longitude-96.54

Cottonwood Falls Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCOTTONWOOD FALLS
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp16 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip35.9 inches
StationCOUNCIL GROVE LAKE
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 37 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationFLORENCE
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp19 to 41 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip32.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Americus723$74,688
Council Grove2,282$55,438
Emporia24,649$55,464
Olpe575$72,000
Strong City454$62,143
Wilsey144$43,125

Cottonwood Falls Public Libraries

Burnley Memorial/falls Township
405 N. OAK
Cottonwood Falls, Kansas
(620) 273-9119

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Cottonwood Falls Public Schools

Chase County Junior Senior High School
600 Main Street
ZIP: 66845
(620) 273-6354
High
Total Enrollment 168
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