Cottonwood is located in northwest Idaho. Cottonwood is part of Idaho County. Cottonwood has 0.84 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Cottonwood population is 928, which has shrunk 1.69% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 23.61% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Cottonwood median household income is $42,679 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 24.91% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 25.98% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Cottonwood median house value is $144,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 81.51% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 50.99% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Cottonwood is much better than the state average in quality. The Cottonwood area code is 208.