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Cogswell, North Dakota
Cogswell Community Center
Cogswell Community Center
Location of Cogswell, North Dakota
Location of Cogswell, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Sargent
Area
 • Total 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
 • Land 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,302 ft (397 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 99
 • Estimate 
(2019)
93
 • Density 281.82/sq mi (108.96/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58017
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-15100
GNIS feature ID 1028415

Cogswell is a city in Sargent County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 99 at the 2010 census. Cogswell was founded in 1890.

Geography

Cogswell is located at 46°6′25″N 97°46′59″W / 46.10694°N 97.78306°W / 46.10694; -97.78306 (46.107063, -97.782963).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.33 square miles (0.85 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 418
1920 445 6.5%
1930 426 −4.3%
1940 430 0.9%
1950 393 −8.6%
1960 305 −22.4%
1970 203 −33.4%
1980 227 11.8%
1990 184 −18.9%
2000 165 −10.3%
2010 99 −40.0%
Est. 2019 93 −6.1%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 99 people, 50 households, and 30 families residing in the city. The population density was 300.0 inhabitants per square mile (115.8/km2). There were 73 housing units at an average density of 221.2 per square mile (85.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.9% White and 5.1% Native American.

There were 50 households, of which 14.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 4.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.0% were non-families. 38.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.98 and the average family size was 2.53.

The median age in the city was 52.1 years. 14.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 9% were from 25 to 44; 56.6% were from 45 to 64; and 17.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 57.6% male and 42.4% female.

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