Cottonwood, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Cottonwood Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Cottonwood Content

Also See: Cottonwood, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Cottonwood, California - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The Cottonwood Census Designated Place had a population of 3,383 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Cottonwood is located at latitude 40.3904 and longitude -122.2861 in Shasta County. The formal boundaries for the Cottonwood Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Shasta County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 433 feet.

The Cottonwood Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407668) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Cottonwood Census Designated Place is located within Redding CCD of Shasta County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cottonwood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.

Advertisement

Cottonwood Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map



Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Redding CCD | Shasta County | California Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Cottonwood, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 3,383
Population in Households 3,382
Population in Familes 2,856
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 1,462
Diversity Index2 46
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,221
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 903
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,330 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 754 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 468 (35.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $210,504
Average Home Value $247,845
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,477
Average Household Income $58,512
Per Capita Income $21,234
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.32% 0.38%
Households 0.28% 0.37%
Families 0.18% 0.37%
Median Household Income   -0.29%
Per Capita Income   1.1%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Cottonwood, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cottonwood to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 747 51st
Population Density1 # 685 55th
Diversity Index2 # 1057 30th
Median Household Income # 1125 26th
Per Capita Income # 1075 29th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.