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Cotton Valley, LA (Louisiana) Houses and Residents

Cotton Valley,LA index of house prices

Total population: 980 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,191 (12 farm, 1,179 nonfarm))

Houses: 581 (482 occupied: 292 owner occupied, 103 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

26%
State:

34%

Housing density: 220 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $72,717.

Median contract rent in 2013: $149 (lower quartile is $99, upper quartile is $253)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $353


Median gross rent in Cotton Valley, LA in 2013: $260

Housing units in Cotton Valley with a mortgage: 113 (7 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 161

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $40,785

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $30,786

Median monthly housing costs: $458


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Cotton Valley, Louisiana Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $55,049 (it was $30,600 in 2000)
Cotton Valley:

$55,049
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $31,151 - $94,084

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $71,116
Here:

$71,116
State:

$185,899

Mobile homes: $21,796
Here:

$21,796
State:

$51,719
Median year house/condo built: 1963

Median year apartment built: 1972

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,183
  • In family households: 1,008 (202 male householders, 107 female householders)
    200 spouses, 355 children (329 natural, 7 adopted, 19 stepchildren), 59 grandchildren, 13 brothers or sisters, 12 parents, 23 other relatives, 37 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 175 (69 male householders (64 living alone)), 94 female householders (90 living alone)), 12 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 8 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 124 2-persons, 86 3-persons, 53 4-persons, 26 5-persons, 12 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 154 1-person, 9 2-persons.

117 married couples with children.
124 single-parent households (17 men, 107 women).

98.3% of residents of Cotton Valley speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (29% speak English well, 71% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 2 (0.2%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.4
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.7
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Cotton Valley, Louisiana:

  • 3no bedroom
  • 21 bedroom
  • 1122 bedrooms
  • 2093 bedrooms
  • 154 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cotton Valley, Louisiana:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 632 bedrooms
  • 543 bedrooms
  • 24 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Cotton Valley in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 39no vehicle
  • 1271 vehicle
  • 992 vehicles
  • 703 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Cotton Valley in renter-occupied apartments

  • 46no vehicle
  • 551 vehicle
  • 232 vehicles
  • 123 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Cotton Valley, Louisiana:

  • 01 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 524 rooms
  • 1245 rooms
  • 986 rooms
  • 417 rooms
  • 208 rooms
  • 49+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cotton Valley, Louisiana:

  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 143 rooms
  • 374 rooms
  • 535 rooms
  • 156 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 38 rooms
  • 39+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Cotton Valley, LA household income distribution

  • Cotton Valley, LA household income distribution
  • 116Less than $10,000
  • 52$10,000 to $14,999
  • 48$15,000 to $19,999
  • 39$20,000 to $24,999
  • 28$25,000 to $29,999
  • 43$30,000 to $34,999
  • 21$35,000 to $39,999
  • 24$40,000 to $44,999
  • 12$45,000 to $49,999
  • 28$50,000 to $59,999
  • 25$60,000 to $74,999
  • 27$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • 2$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Cotton Valley, LA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Cotton Valley, LA
  • 12Less than $10,000
  • 21$10,000 to $14,999
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 10$25,000 to $29,999
  • 72$30,000 to $34,999
  • 16$35,000 to $39,999
  • 11$40,000 to $49,999
  • 15$50,000 to $59,999
  • 27$60,000 to $69,999
  • 16$70,000 to $79,999
  • 14$80,000 to $89,999
  • 9$90,000 to $99,999
  • 27$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $174,999
  • 25$200,000 to $249,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Cotton Valley, LA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Cotton Valley, LA
  • 10Less than $100
  • 20$100 to $149
  • 12$150 to $199
  • 2$200 to $249
  • 4$300 to $349
  • 1$350 to $399
  • 19$400 to $449
  • 2$550 to $599
  • 5$700 to $749
  • 17No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 21995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Cotton Valley commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 27
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 58
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 34
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 31
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 35
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 42
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 91
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 9
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 6
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 38
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 27
  • 90 or more minutes: 24
Cotton Valley, LA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 73.7%
Number of people working at home: 4 (0.9% of all workers)

Cotton Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 321 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 92 (22%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 2 (0%)
  • Other means: 5 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 4 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 480
 United States or American: 154
 Irish: 71
 English: 28
 German: 26
 Scotch-Irish: 15
 Scottish: 10
 French (except Basque): 9
 Subsaharan African:: 8
 African: 8
 Dutch: 6
 Italian: 5
 British: 4
 European: 3
 Canadian: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 100%Philippines

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 905
  • Northeast: 13
  • Midwest: 36
  • South: 195
  • West: 33

66% of Cotton Valley residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49% lived in Louisiana.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 14
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 111
  • Less than 1 year of college: 20
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 28
  • Associate degree: 13
  • Bachelor's degree: 15
  • Master's degree: 16
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 10
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 10
  • 7th and 8th grade: 29
  • 9th grade: 33
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 140
  • Less than 1 year of college: 36
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 37
  • Associate degree: 11
  • Bachelor's degree: 18
  • Master's degree: 16
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 7.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 18.6%Males
  • 10.2%Females
Cotton Valley marital status for males
Cotton Valley marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 448
  • One, attached: 5
  • Two: 4
  • 3 or 4: 4
  • 5 to 9: 17
  • 10 to 19: 11
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • 50 or more: 6
  • Mobile homes: 82

Median worth of mobile homes: $15,901

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago

Renter moved in on average 7 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Cotton Valley:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 76.3%Utility gas
  • 20.2%Electricity
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 70.6%Utility gas
  • 29.4%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

12.3%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Louisiana:

16.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)