It is located in Houston County, AL. It has a population of 1,271 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 173.09 per 10.000 people. There have been 22 arrests in 2015. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Cottonwood are burglary crimes - 10 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 2 felony charges and 20 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2015, the city of Cottonwood averaged 16 violent crimes.