Cogswell, ND Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Cogswell, North Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Cogswell had a population of 104 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Cogswell is located at latitude 46.1069 and longitude -97.7844 in Sargent County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cogswell (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sargent County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,302 feet.

The City of Cogswell (GNIS ID: 1035973) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cogswell population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Cogswell, ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 104
Population in Households 104
Population in Familes 86
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 312
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 53
Average Household Size 1.96
Family Households 36
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 79 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42 (53.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 (32.9%)
Median Home Value $118,750
Average Home Value $195,930


Median Household Income $60,048
Average Household Income $86,040
Per Capita Income $36,614
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.79% 0.57%
Households 0.94% 0.74%
Families 2.96% 0.55%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.

Cogswell, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cogswell to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota 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 # 241 40th
Population Density1 # 216 46th
Diversity Index2 # 143 65th
Median Household Income # 141 65th
Per Capita Income # 103 75th

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