The City of Cowan had a population of 1,791 as of July 1, 2018. Cowan ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Cowan is located at latitude 35.163 and longitude -86.014 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cowan (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 974 feet.
The City of Cowan (GNIS ID: 2404142) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cowan: Hawkins.
|Population in Households||1,787|
|Population in Familes||1,449|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Median Household Income||$30,056|
|Average Household Income||$45,994|
|Per Capita Income||$19,567|
|Total Housing Units||897 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||490 (54.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||282 (31.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||126 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,896|
|Average Home Value||$133,809|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.67%|
|Per Capita Income||3.06%|
The table below compares Cowan to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 209||51st|
|Population Density||# 103||76th|
|Diversity Index||# 122||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 393||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 343||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.