Cosby, MO Profile: Facts & Data


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Cosby, Missouri - Basic Facts

The Village of Cosby had a population of 134 as of July 1, 2018. Cosby ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Cosby is located at latitude 39.8636 and longitude -94.6798 in Andrew County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Cosby (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Andrew County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 942 feet.

The Village of Cosby (GNIS ID: 2398633) 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.

The Village of Cosby is located within Township of Monroe, a minor civil division (MCD) of Andrew County.

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Cosby, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 134
Population in Households 134
Population in Familes 119
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,429
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $78,653
Average Household Income $81,763
Per Capita Income $30,865


Total Housing Units 56 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43 (76.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (10.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $252,778
Average Home Value $269,512


Total Households 49
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 38
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.94% 0.3%
Households 1.04% 0.4%
Families 1.36% 0.52%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   2.35%

Cosby, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cosby to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 830 20th
Population Density # 188 82nd
Diversity Index # 855 18th
Median Household Income # 65 94th
Per Capita Income # 146 86th

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