If small-town life in the rolling hills of Southern Illinois appeals to you, check out Cobden. True to their rural roots, the people of this Union County community are hardworking, friendly and care for one another. Their sense of unity and pride in their community is among the draws of Cobden.
Orchards and produce farms surround the community, but Cobden is probably best known for its high school mascot, the Appleknockers, and the success of its teams, most recently back-to-back state softball championships.
Beautiful countryside and picturesque home settings make the area popular for new homes, while endearing existing homes welcome families.