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Cowden is a village in Shelby County.
The latitude of Cowden is 39.248N. The longitude is -88.862W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 597 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 599.
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24% of Cowden residents report German ancestry, and 21% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cowden ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cowden was $12,583, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Cowden residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Cowden, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $294. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $488.
Libraries in Cowden include Dry Point Twp Library ... View libraries
Shelby County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cowden political report.
The average commute time for Cowden workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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