Cobden, Illinois Population 2021

1,034
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Cobden is a city located in Union County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,034, it is the 648th largest city in Illinois and the 10166th largest city in the United States . Cobden is currently declining at a rate of -1.43% annually and its population has decreased by -10.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,157 in 2010. Cobden reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Cobden has a population density of 848 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cobden is $48,417 with a poverty rate of 26.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $412 per month, and the median house value is $88,300. The median age in Cobden is 39.3 years, 39.9 years for males, and 39 years for females.

Cobden Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cobdenwas:

  • White: 82.07%
  • Other race: 10.15%
  • Two or more races: 3.61%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 3.51%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Cobden, Illinois is 1,034 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,064.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,157.

Cobden, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86582.07%
Some Other Race10710.15%
Two or More Races383.61%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander373.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.66%
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Cobden Population by Race

Cobden Population Pyramid $2021

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Cobden Median Age

39.3


Total

39.9


Male

39


Female

Cobden Adults

There are 867 adults, (172 of whom are seniors) in Cobden.

Cobden Age Dependency

51.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Cobden Sex Ratio

Female

584

55.41%

Male

470

44.59%

Cobden Population by Age

Cobden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cobden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female68.9%31.1%
All71.2%28.8%
Married77.4%22.6%
Male100%0%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cobden Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3852.6871.2
Married1683.1877.4
Non Family1301.4458.5
Female613.3468.9
Male264100

3.17

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Cobden Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade547.52%
9th to 12th Grade9212.81%
High School Graduate20728.83%
Some College15321.31%
Associates Degree689.47%
Bachelors Degree8311.56%
Graduate Degree618.50%
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Cobden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cobden Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White532495144
Hispanic18677
Other Race446
Islander1515
2+ Races1010
Native American77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.07%.

Cobden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,509$34,338$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,250$34,632$
Some College$29,107$$30,188
Bachelors Degree$31,250$31,625$31,094
Graduate Degree$$56,667$

$30,509

Average Earnings

$34,338

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Cobden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cobden Language by Age

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Cobden Language

71.96% of Cobden residents speak only English, while 28.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.34% of the population.

Cobden Language

Cobden Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68714320.82%
Hispanic33212838.55%
Other897786.52%
Multiple38615.79%

26.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.88%

Male Poverty Rate

24.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cobden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cobden is Other, with 86.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cobden is Multiple, with 15.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.52%.

Cobden Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade56.16%
High School26.09%
Some College11.76%
Bachelors or Greater2.08%

Cobden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed53.57%
Male Employed20.92%
Female Employed4.17%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Cobden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cobden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,607$48,417
Families$47,563$56,472
Married Families$51,250-
Non Families$25,682$26,061
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Income by Household Type

Cobden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cobden Married by Age and Sex

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Cobden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cobden Marital Status by Race

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Cobden Marital Status

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49

Number of Veterans

45

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea

Cobden Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
75+14
35 to 547
55 to 644
18 to 34

Cobden Veterans by Age

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Cobden Veterans by Race

Cobden Veterans by Education

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8.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cobden Veterans by Education

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55%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cobden Employment by Age

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Cobden Employment by Race

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Cobden Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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64.90%

Born in Cobden

85.29%

Native Born

14.71%

Foreign Born

8.54%

Non Citizen

6.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.29% of Cobden residents were born in the United States, with 64.90% having been born in Illinois. 8.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cobden Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,034-15-1.43%
20201,049-15-1.41%
20191,064-15-1.39%
20181,079-12-1.10%
20171,091-8-0.73%
20161,099-12-1.08%
20151,111-11-0.98%
20141,12260.54%
20131,116-7-0.62%
20121,123-8-0.71%
20111,131-8-0.70%
20101,1390.00%

Cobden Population by Year