From a total population of 11,676, Cottonwood County has a median age of 43.8. The average age of males, in Cottonwood County, is 43.1 while the average age of females is 44.9. When you compare this to median age of Minnesota, Cottonwood County is 6.2 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Cottonwood County, is $24,275 while the average household income is $47,350. When comparing the median income of people living in Cottonwood County to the rest of Minnesota, the average income in Cottonwood County is $7,367 less.