LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Cotton Valley, LA

Cotton Valley, LA is located in Webster County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Cotton Valley is about 936 with about 137 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,622.

The Average Home Value is $66,300.00, which is roughly 47% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 65% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $23,750.00, which is roughly 47% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 59% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cotton Valley is about 2.2%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Webster County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 47.83% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 64.94%
Democratic: 33.88%
Libertarian: 0.65%
Other: 0.52%


Nearby Locations

Sarepta, LA (6.94 mi.)
Springhill, LA (11.26 mi.)
Shongaloo, LA (12.97 mi.)
Plain Dealing, LA (15.14 mi.)
Minden, LA (18.27 mi.)
Dixie Inn, LA (18.27 mi.)
Benton, LA (18.41 mi.)
Princeton, LA (19.46 mi.)
Shreveport, LA (28.68 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71018
Latitude : 32.791962
Longitude : -93.474873
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 173 ft.
Area Code(s) : 318

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.35
Male Population Estimate : 48.40%
Female Population Estimate : 51.60%
Median Age : 42.5
Male Median Age : 41.2
Female Median Age : 43.8

White Population Estimate : 63.50%
Black Population Estimate : 36.31%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.68%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.25%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.68%
Other Population Estimate : 0.49%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cotton Valley specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Webster County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Webster County: About 368 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Webster County is about 9% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 22% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.