The Cottondale Census Designated Place had a population of 3,261 as of July 1, 2018. Cottondale ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Cottondale is located at latitude 33.193 and longitude -87.4549 in Tuscaloosa County. The formal boundaries for the Cottondale Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Tuscaloosa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 344 feet.
The Cottondale Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2727439) 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 ""
Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Cottondale Census Designated Place is located within Tuscaloosa Division of Tuscaloosa County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cottondale: Cotton Dale, Kennedale, Kennidale, Konnidale.
|Population in Households||3,234|
|Population in Familes||2,579|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27|
|Median Household Income||$53,415|
|Average Household Income||$71,641|
|Per Capita Income||$29,027|
|Total Housing Units||1,488 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||850 (57.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||497 (33.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||142 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$132,333|
|Average Home Value||$155,029|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.26%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
The table below compares Cottondale to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 155||73rd|
|Population Density||# 52||91st|
|Diversity Index||# 33||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 94||84th|
|Per Capita Income||# 62||89th|
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