Cobden Union County, Illinois

Cobden: Village in Union County, Illinois, United States

About

Cobden is a village located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,157 and a population density of 941 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,053 inhabitants.

Cobden Quick Facts

Population : 1,053 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Union County
Plate code : 618
Area : 1.23 km2
Altitude : 587 feet / 179 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:08:59 (24th January 2022)
Postal code : 62920
Density : 856 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.88% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Cobden is located at 37°31'53"N 89°15'12"W (37.5314400, -89.2534200).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Cobden decreased by 9.88% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,157 - census
2011 1,131 -2.3% estimation process
2012 1,123 -0.71% estimation process
2013 1,116 -0.63% estimation process
2014 1,122 0.53% estimation process
2015 1,111 -0.99% estimation process
2016 1,099 -1.09% estimation process
2017 1,091 -0.73% estimation process
2018 1,079 -1.11% estimation process
2019 1,064 -1.41% estimation process
2020 1,053 -1.04% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 59,032
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 48,879
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 20.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 59,520
April 1, 2010 Population : 48,821
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 29.3%
People over 65 (%) : 10.5%
Female persons, % : 51.6%
White only, percent : 74.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 9.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 59.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 28.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,025
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 24.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.5%

Cobden zip code is 62920. County name: Union, County fips: 17181

Cobden, Cobden Station, South Pass

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $663,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,925
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $717
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,881
2015-2019 Households : 16,126
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 97.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 80.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 124,616
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 307,111
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 498,855
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,191,898
2012 total retail sales per capita : $23,527
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 36.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $101,616
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $36,122
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,545
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,692
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,354
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,563
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,607
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 146
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,077
2010 population per square mile : 3,023.7
2010 land area in square miles : 16.15
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $247,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,906
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $834
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,192
2015-2019 Households : 13,974
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.82
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 71.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,973
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 90,680
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,452,315
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 606,130
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,070
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $82,062
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $35,200
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,414
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,620
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,440
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,030
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,195
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 185
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,063
2010 population per square mile : 4,366.8
2010 land area in square miles : 9.09
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $288,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,697
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $616
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,031
2015-2019 Households : 70,332
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.30
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 72.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 417,750
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 933,383
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,384,874
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,487,155
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,743
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,962
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,021
Percentage of people living in poverty : 20.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 15,555
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,175
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,618
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,556
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 13,006
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,257
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 13,113
2010 population per square mile : 3,572.2
2010 land area in square miles : 43.72

People born in Cobden (3)

People born in Cobden, including football player and coach Stuart Forbes, writer Mary Tracy Earle, botanist, botanical collector and illustrator Esther Jane Skehan Earle, .

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Schools in Cobden

College & universities near Cobden, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149222 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Carbondale (IL) 62901-4512

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cobden, IL

Code Name Address Type
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS

Post offices near Cobden

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cobden Post Office Cobden (IL) 62920

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Cobden , Minnesota human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 35 people.

Other cities in Union County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Union County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Mount Pleasant 4,670 Township of Illinois
Anna 4,059 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Jonesboro 1,677 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Dongola 672 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Alto Pass 360 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Mason 333
Saratoga 255 Township in Marshall County, Illinois
Mill Creek 64 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Cobden distances to largest Illinois cities