Population density (sq mi)6996591
Median age46.237.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%42%43%
Speak English80%73%79%
Speak Spanish18%20%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cottonwood is 976% higher than Arizona
  • The median age in Cottonwood is 25% higher than Arizona
  • In Cottonwood 85.01% of the population is White
  • In Cottonwood 1.76% of the population is Black
  • In Cottonwood 0.22% of the population is Asian

Compare Cottonwood, AZ Demographics


      Cottonwood population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.21%4.41%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
      Mixed race3.51%3.31%3.06%
      Other race8.29%6.97%4.75%
      In Cottonwood, 22.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Cottonwood age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Cottonwood, AZ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).