Cowden, IL

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Cowden Profile


Overview

Cowden is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 583 people and just one neighborhood, Cowden is the 723rd largest community in Illinois.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Cowden, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 50.18% of Cowden’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Cowden is a village of transportation and shipping workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Cowden who work in maintenance occupations (8.49%), management occupations (8.12%), and sales jobs (6.64%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Overall, Cowden’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Cowden is worth considering.

Being a small village, Cowden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Cowden Demographics

The population of Cowden has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 3.84% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Cowden in 2010 was $17,951, which is low income relative to Illinois, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,804 for a family of four.

The people who call Cowden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cowden residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cowden include Irish, English, European, and French .

The most common language spoken in Cowden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Crime
Cowden 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cowden 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Cowden 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

PANA CUSD 8


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Washington Elem School
200 Sherman St
Pana, IL, 62557
PK-02
Pana Sr High School
201 W 8 Th St
Pana, IL, 62557
09-12
Lincoln Elem School
614 E 2 Nd St
Pana, IL, 62557
03-05
Pana Jr High School
203 W 8 Th St
Pana, IL, 62557
06-08
Jefferson Middle School
249 Benton Street
Tower Hill, IL, 62571
05-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.2% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.6% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 3.4%

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SHELBYVILLE CUSD 4


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Shelbyville Kindergarten Center
225 W Main St
Shelbyville, IL, 62565
KG-KG
Main Street Elementary School
225 W Main St
Shelbyville, IL, 62565
PK-03
Moulton Elementary School
1101 W North 6 Th St
Shelbyville, IL, 62565
04-08
Shelbyville High School
1001 W North 6 Th St
Shelbyville, IL, 62565
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.5% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.2% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 3.4%

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RAMSEY CUSD 204


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Ramsey Elem School
516 W 6 Th St
Ramsey, IL, 62080
PK-08
Ramsey High School
702 W 6 Th St
Ramsey, IL, 62080
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.2% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.2% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.4%

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COWDEN-HERRICK CUSD 3A


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cowden Herrick Jr/Sr High School
Rr 128
Cowden, IL, 62422
PK-12
Cowden Herrick Grade School
Rr 128
Cowden, IL, 62422
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.1% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.8% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 3.4%

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BEECHER CITY CUSD 20


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Beecher City Jr Sr High School
438 E State Highway 33
Beecher City, IL, 62414
06-12
Beecher City Grade School
306 E Vine
Beecher City, IL, 62414
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.6% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.0% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 3.4%

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