COTTAGE hILL, FLORIDi
Part A---tieneral Information
Cottpge Bill is in west Florida, 15 miles north of r:nsacola.
It is about 25 miles froi.' the Uulf of ',exico, between the
Lscambia and rerdido Fivers. The elevation is about 131 feet.
U. S. Hi.h.-y 29 passes through Cottage Hill. The Louisville
and Nashville Railroad provides rail service. Bus service
is provided by Greyhouind Lines. Air service is not available.
Escambia County had a population of 105,262 in 191.5. Cottage
hill is an unincorporated town and its population figures were not
(From observations at Pensaoola, Florida)
Normal Normal Normal Normal
Temnerature Rainfall Temzerature Rainfall
January 52.5 3.99 July 81.0 6.77
February 55.2 4.34 August .80.9 8.02
Iarcl 60.3 4.77 September 78.0 5.33
April 66.7 4.03 October 69.9 4.20
May 73.9 3.37 November 60.2 3.70
June 79.3 4.68 December 54.0 4.65
Annual 67.7 57.85
Cottage Hill was named by a Louisville and Nashville Railroad
superintendent, Mr Saltmarsh, who suggested the name because
there were cottages built on hills around the village.
Part B---Recreation and Entertainment
1. Special Events:
Sailboat rzces in Pensacola 3ay.
County Fair in Pensacola.
2. Athletic Events:
Tate High School has football and basketball am>es here during
3. Tourist Clubs:
4. Recreational Clubs;
5. Civic Orqpnizations:
COTTAGE HILL, FLORIDA
6. Fraternal Organizations:
7. Organized Entertainment;
8. Recreational Facilities;
Quail, squirrels, and dove are found in this section. There are no
unposted hunting, grounds in' this vicinity. Hunting lodges and
hunting guides are not available.
Salt water snapper, mullet, trout, redfish, flounder, crab, and
other salt water fish L.re caught in the Gulf of Mexico, bays, and
bayous. Fresh water trout, bream, and jack are c-auht in rivers.
Fishing c! -p.s, fishing guides, and charter fishing boats are not
The Lethodist denomination has services in Cottage Hill;
There are no hotels, tourist courts, guest homes, trailer parks,
or specialized eeting places in Cottage Hill.