Cowden is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 593 people and just one neighborhood, Cowden is the 723rd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Cowden is a blue-collar town, with 50.18% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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.
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cowden has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cowden a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small village, Cowden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.