Cobden, IL 62920 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62920: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cobden, IL 62920

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 58
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,082
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.534, Longitude -89.254
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 62920 has segments in 2 Counties (Jackson, Union).

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Cobden, IL 62920 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,256
Population in Households 3,235
Population in Familes 2,652
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density1 58
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 1,298
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 881
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,400 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,031 (73.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 267 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 102 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $125,000
Average Home Value $159,117


Median Household Income $44,475
Average Household Income $61,714
Per Capita Income $24,659
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.91% 0.49%
Households 0.7% 0.4%
Families 0.54% 0.29%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Cobden, IL 62920 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62920 to the other 1,378 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 564 59th
Population Density1 # 703 49th
Diversity Index2 # 289 79th
Median Household Income # 1032 25th
Per Capita Income # 884 36th

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