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Distribution
Your ad appears in copies distributed exclusively to paid subscribers in the local markets you’ve selected. Paid subscribers represent 84.64% of this magazine's total readership (newsstand copies not included).
Proof of Performance
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About Cosmopolitan

Known for pushing the boundaries and infusing fun into every issue, Cosmo covers everything their readers care about – fashion, beauty, work, relationships, women’s health and pop culture. The magazine's tagline describes their audience best : “fun, fearless, females!"

Readership

  • Age 35
  • Female 87%
  • Male 13%
  • Med. Household income $56,995

Editorial Calendar

  • February / March 2022

    On Sale Date: 2/15/2022
  • April 2022

    On Sale Date: 3/29/2022
  • May / June 2022

    On Sale Date: 5/3/2022
  • July / August 2022

    On Sale Date: 6/21/2022
  • September 2022

    On Sale Date: 8/23/2022
  • October / November 2022

    On Sale Date: 10/11/2022
  • December 2022

    On Sale Date: 11/29/2022

Ad Placement

Where this publisher positions local ads fluctuates from month to month. This represents the average placement over the past 12 months.

mag position
71%
front cover
Average ad position
71%
back cover

Sample Issue

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Ad Specs

  • Bleed 9.5" x 11.25"
  • Live Area 6.875" x 10"
  • Resolution 300dpi

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Market

Available Markets

Canada

Canada
Circ

4,850

Readers

27,500

Price

$1,850

Alabama

Mobile / Montgomery
Circ

17,650

Readers

100,076

Price

$2,640

Northern Alabama
Circ

27,030

Readers

153,260

Price

$3,770

Alaska

Alaska
Circ

3,940

Readers

22,340

Price

$1,850

Arizona

Southern Arizona
Circ

35,330

Readers

200,321

Price

$4,790

Arkansas

Arkansas
Circ

23,560

Readers

133,585

Price

$3,280

California

Long Beach / San Fernando
Circ

22,910

Readers

129,900

Price

$3,200

Los Angeles
Circ

21,170

Readers

120,034

Price

$2,950

Marin / Sonoma / East Bay
Circ

18,640

Readers

105,689

Price

$2,800

Northern California
Circ

7,390

Readers

41,901

Price

$1,850

Orange County
Circ

14,710

Readers

83,406

Price

$2,200

Sacramento
Circ

13,310

Readers

75,468

Price

$1,990

San Diego
Circ

15,510

Readers

87,942

Price

$2,330

San Jose
Circ

9,150

Readers

51,881

Price

$1,850

Colorado

Denver / Colorado Springs
Circ

19,500

Readers

110,565

Price

$2,930

Connecticut

Fairfield
Circ

4,470

Readers

25,345

Price

$1,850

Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Circ

17,080

Readers

96,844

Price

$2,560

Delaware

Delaware
Circ

9,430

Readers

53,468

Price

$1,850

District Of Columbia

Washington DC / Arlington
Circ

15,800

Readers

89,586

Price

$2,370

Florida

Central & Southwest Florida
Circ

31,170

Readers

176,734

Price

$4,220

Florida Panhandle
Circ

10,240

Readers

58,061

Price

$1,850

Ft. Lauderdale
Circ

13,680

Readers

77,566

Price

$2,050

Jacksonville
Circ

20,830

Readers

118,106

Price

$2,910

Miami
Circ

9,960

Readers

56,473

Price

$1,850

Orlando
Circ

20,870

Readers

118,333

Price

$2,910

Palm Beach
Circ

11,090

Readers

62,880

Price

$1,850

Georgia

Atlanta
Circ

40,510

Readers

229,692

Price

$5,490

Hawaii

Hawaii & Guam
Circ

5,910

Readers

33,510

Price

$1,850

Idaho

Idaho
Circ

7,740

Readers

43,886

Price

$1,850

Illinois

Chicago
Circ

17,080

Readers

96,844

Price

$2,560

Chicago North / Chicago West
Circ

15,780

Readers

89,473

Price

$2,370

Chicago South / Chicago Southwest
Circ

14,150

Readers

80,231

Price

$2,120

Indiana

Indianapolis
Circ

12,210

Readers

69,231

Price

$2,010

Iowa

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ

19,020

Readers

107,843

Price

$2,860

Kansas

Kansas City
Circ

11,080

Readers

62,824

Price

$1,850

Kentucky

Louisville / Lexington
Circ

18,440

Readers

104,555

Price

$2,760

Louisiana

New Orleans / Baton Rouge
Circ

20,590

Readers

116,745

Price

$2,880

Maine

Maine
Circ

8,900

Readers

50,463

Price

$1,850

Maryland

Baltimore
Circ

16,800

Readers

95,256

Price

$2,520

Suburban Maryland
Circ

11,160

Readers

63,277

Price

$1,850

Massachusetts

Boston City
Circ

12,360

Readers

70,081

Price

$2,030

Boston North
Circ

6,670

Readers

37,819

Price

$1,850

Bristol & Plymouth Counties / Cape Cod
Circ

7,840

Readers

44,453

Price

$1,850

Western & Central Massachusetts
Circ

9,550

Readers

54,149

Price

$1,850

Michigan

Ann Arbor
Circ

10,330

Readers

58,571

Price

$1,850

Detroit
Circ

23,040

Readers

130,637

Price

$3,210

Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Circ

22,140

Readers

125,534

Price

$3,090

Minnesota

Minneapolis / St. Paul
Circ

8,310

Readers

47,118

Price

$1,850

Mississippi

Mississippi
Circ

21,300

Readers

120,771

Price

$2,970

Missouri

Kansas City
Circ

11,080

Readers

62,824

Price

$1,850

St. Louis
Circ

16,690

Readers

94,632

Price

$2,510

Montana

Montana
Circ

5,950

Readers

33,737

Price

$1,850

Nebraska

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ

19,020

Readers

107,843

Price

$2,860

Nevada

Nevada
Circ

18,030

Readers

102,230

Price

$2,700

New Hampshire

Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ

11,230

Readers

63,674

Price

$1,850

New Jersey

Greater Southern New Jersey
Circ

19,510

Readers

110,622

Price

$2,930

Morris / Warren / Somerset
Circ

7,400

Readers

41,958

Price

$1,850

Northern New Jersey
Circ

18,440

Readers

104,555

Price

$2,760

New Mexico

New Mexico
Circ

13,290

Readers

75,354

Price

$1,990

New York

Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Circ

7,310

Readers

41,448

Price

$1,850

Capital District / Albany
Circ

5,670

Readers

32,149

Price

$1,850

Long Island
Circ

13,870

Readers

78,643

Price

$2,080

Mid Hudson Valley
Circ

5,550

Readers

31,469

Price

$1,850

New York City
Circ

36,560

Readers

207,295

Price

$4,950

Rochester
Circ

9,260

Readers

52,504

Price

$1,850

Westchester
Circ

4,230

Readers

23,984

Price

$1,850

North Carolina

Asheville / Hickory
Circ

10,240

Readers

58,061

Price

$1,850

Charlotte
Circ

16,650

Readers

94,406

Price

$2,500

Greensboro / Winston-Salem
Circ

13,950

Readers

79,097

Price

$2,090

Northeast North Carolina
Circ

18,130

Readers

102,797

Price

$2,720

North Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ

7,550

Readers

42,809

Price

$1,850

Ohio

Cincinnati / Dayton
Circ

19,620

Readers

111,245

Price

$2,940

Columbus
Circ

11,670

Readers

66,169

Price

$1,920

Northeast Ohio
Circ

20,570

Readers

116,632

Price

$2,870

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Circ

23,720

Readers

134,492

Price

$3,310

Oregon

Portland
Circ

10,570

Readers

59,932

Price

$1,850

Pennsylvania

Chester & Bucks Counties
Circ

6,130

Readers

34,757

Price

$1,850

Harrisburg / Lancaster / York
Circ

9,700

Readers

54,999

Price

$1,850

Philadelphia
Circ

19,010

Readers

107,787

Price

$2,850

Pittsburgh
Circ

13,320

Readers

75,524

Price

$2,000

Rhode Island

Providence
Circ

7,260

Readers

41,164

Price

$1,850

South Carolina

South Carolina
Circ

36,490

Readers

206,898

Price

$4,950

South Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ

7,550

Readers

42,809

Price

$1,850

Tennessee

Central Tennessee / Bowling Green
Circ

21,040

Readers

119,297

Price

$2,930

Eastern Tennessee
Circ

23,640

Readers

134,039

Price

$3,300

Greater Memphis
Circ

17,570

Readers

99,622

Price

$2,640

Texas

Austin
Circ

11,900

Readers

67,473

Price

$1,960

Dallas
Circ

28,920

Readers

163,976

Price

$4,030

Fort Worth
Circ

18,940

Readers

107,390

Price

$2,840

Houston
Circ

38,560

Readers

218,635

Price

$5,220

San Antonio
Circ

19,990

Readers

113,343

Price

$3,000

Utah

Salt Lake City
Circ

12,840

Readers

72,803

Price

$2,110

Vermont

Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ

11,230

Readers

63,674

Price

$1,850

Virginia

Norfolk / Richmond
Circ

27,440

Readers

155,585

Price

$3,830

Washington

Central & Eastern Washington
Circ

8,050

Readers

45,644

Price

$1,850

Seattle
Circ

19,450

Readers

110,282

Price

$2,910

West Virginia

West Virginia
Circ

14,310

Readers

81,138

Price

$2,140

Wisconsin

Milwaukee
Circ

9,210

Readers

52,221

Price

$1,850

Wyoming

Wyoming
Circ

2,960

Readers

16,783

Price

$1,850