Cowen Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Cowen, WV

General Cowen Information

State: West Virginia

County: Webster County

Close cities: Addison (Webster Springs), WV, Camden-on-Gauley, WV, Fenwick, WV, Diana, WV, Richwood, WV, Hacker-Valley, WV, Canvas, WV, Erbacon, WV, Webster Springs, WV, Craigsville, WV

Cowen Population (census data)
Total 488 (-3.5% since 2000)
Male 232 (47.5%)
Female 256 (52.5%)

Population Density: 780 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.0 (US Avg is 100)

Cowen Elevation: 2,322 feet above sea level

Land Area: 0.63 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,517

Zip Codes: 26206.

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Cowen Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (99.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (38.0%)
  • German (6.8%)
  • Irish (5.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.3%)
  • English (3.5%)
  • Dutch (1.9%)

Local Cowen Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Pittsburgh Pirates
NFL Football: Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Pittsburgh Penguins
NCAA Sports: Marshall University, West Virginia University

Cowen School Information

Middle Schools
Glade Middle School (25 Mill Street, Cowen, WV, 26206 - Webster County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Glade Elementary School (25 Mill Street, Cowen, WV, 26206 - Webster County School District District)

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