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About Cowen

In 2018, Cowen, WV had a population of 809 people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $28,833. Cowen is in Webster County. The median property value in Cowen, WV is $101,600 and the homeownership rate is 58%.
$101,600Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$493Median Rent
$1,500 National
3 /10 - 5 /10
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45 mins To Bee Run Beach (Sutton Lake Marina)
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Cowen's population is made up of 33% married, 30% single, 26% divorced and 12% widowed. Millennials make up the largest percentage of the population at 43%, while Baby Boomers have the second largest segment at 36%. Homeowners make up 59% of the population in Cowen.

327,000,000 National
1,285Population Density
  • 49% Male
  • 51% Female
37 Median Age
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The Per Capita income in Cowen is $13,485. The Median Household Income is $28,833 and the Cowen Unemployment Rate is 45%.

$13,485Income Per Capita
$63,690 National
$28,833Median Household Income
$68,703 National
33% Poverty Rate
10% National
45% Unemployment Rate
4% National
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$101,600Median Home Value
$493Median Rent
2Average Household Size

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3 /10 - 5 /10
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Webster County Schools School District
25 Mill Street, Cowen, WV, 26206
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Cowen crime index is 87 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Cowen.

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