Cottondale, Jackson County, Florida

Cottondale is a city in Jackson County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 902. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.52 square miles. An elevation is 135 feet (41.14 m) above sea level. The population density was 595 people per square mile. The median age was 25.9 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 93 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
902 residents
Population Change
+3.8% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
25.9 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
40.3% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
435 residents
Population Females
467 residents
Population Rural
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
2.3% Latin America, 0.6% Oceania, 0.5% Europe
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.4% (State: 5.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Cottondale Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Cottondale Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Cottondale Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $92,275 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$41,975 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $99 – $336
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              82 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $575 (0.60%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $484 (0.60%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $34,432 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$13,923 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$3,846 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan
                      about 37 miles
                      Dothan, AL
                      Full-time enrollment: 3,611
                    • Enterprise State Community College
                      about 45 miles
                      Enterprise, AL
                      FT enrollment: 2,101
                    • Gulf Coast State College
                      about 48 miles
                      Panama City, FL
                      FT enrollment: 4,474
                    • Bainbridge State College
                      about 51 miles
                      Bainbridge, GA
                      FT enrollment: 2,308
                    • Tallahassee Community College
                      about 67 miles
                      Tallahassee, FL
                      FT enrollment: 10,904
                    • Northwest Florida State College
                      about 68 miles
                      Niceville, FL
                      FT enrollment: 5,052
                    • Florida State University
                      about 69 miles
                      Tallahassee, FL
                      FT enrollment: 38,283

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • COTTONDALE HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 319
                      Location: 2680 LEVY ST
                      Grades: 6-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                      Students: 404
                      Location: 2766 LEVY ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    Cottondale Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    3 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    3 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    3.35 policemen (State: 2.35)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Cottondale Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              10 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.04 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.20 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              8 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.63 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              24 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              4.88 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              17 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              3.46 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Cottondale

                                Nursing Home, about 9 miles away
                                MARIANNA, FL
                              • NHC HOMECARE MARIANNA
                                Home Health Center, about 9 miles away
                                MARIANNA, FL
                              • CHIPLEY DIALYSIS
                                Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away
                                CHIPLEY, FL
                              • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH
                                Home Health Center, about 11 miles away
                                CHIPLEY, FL
                              • NORTHWEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
                                Nursing Home, about 11 miles away
                                CHIPLEY, FL
                              • WASHINGTON COUNTY CONVALESCENT CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 11 miles away
                                CHIPLEY, FL

                              Amtrak Stations in Cottondale

                              • 10 miles: CHIPLEY (101 S. 7TH ST.)
                                Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking.

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Cottondale by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Cottondale


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Tornadoes Average Activity
                                          40% (Greater then US)
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          86% (Smaller then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          15 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          9 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          5 pc.
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                                          ZIP Codes for Cottondale: 32448
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