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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

  • January 2022

    On Sale Date: 11/24/2022

    * Please note that the on-sale dates for Cosmopolitan's 2022 issues are subject to change. As soon as Addy has updated information, we will post it here!

  • February / March 2022

    On Sale Date: 1/12/2022
  • April 2022

    On Sale Date: 3/30/2022
  • May / June 2022

    On Sale Date: 5/11/2022
  • July / August 2022

    On Sale Date: 7/6/2022
  • September 2022

    On Sale Date: 8/24/2022
  • October / November 2022

    On Sale Date: 9/21/2022
  • December 2022 / January 2023

    On Sale Date: 11/30/2022

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

5,030

Readers

28,520

Price

$1,850

Alabama

Mobile / Montgomery
Circ

16,710

Readers

94,746

Price

$2,640

Northern Alabama
Circ

24,770

Readers

140,446

Price

$3,640

Alaska

Alaska
Circ

2,420

Readers

13,721

Price

$1,850

Arizona

Southern Arizona
Circ

33,930

Readers

192,383

Price

$4,870

Arkansas

Arkansas
Circ

20,690

Readers

117,312

Price

$3,040

California

Long Beach / San Fernando
Circ

25,080

Readers

142,204

Price

$3,680

Los Angeles
Circ

21,560

Readers

122,245

Price

$3,170

Marin / Sonoma / East Bay
Circ

19,270

Readers

109,261

Price

$3,050

Northern California
Circ

7,730

Readers

43,829

Price

$1,850

Orange County
Circ

15,820

Readers

89,699

Price

$2,500

Sacramento
Circ

13,310

Readers

75,468

Price

$2,100

San Diego
Circ

16,210

Readers

91,911

Price

$2,560

San Jose
Circ

9,540

Readers

54,092

Price

$1,850

Colorado

Denver / Colorado Springs
Circ

15,380

Readers

87,205

Price

$2,430

Connecticut

Fairfield
Circ

4,580

Readers

25,969

Price

$1,850

Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Circ

17,280

Readers

97,978

Price

$2,730

Delaware

Delaware
Circ

7,210

Readers

40,881

Price

$1,850

District Of Columbia

Washington DC / Arlington
Circ

15,000

Readers

85,050

Price

$2,370

Florida

Central & Southwest Florida
Circ

31,010

Readers

175,827

Price

$4,460

Florida Panhandle
Circ

9,360

Readers

53,071

Price

$1,850

Ft. Lauderdale
Circ

13,970

Readers

79,210

Price

$2,210

Jacksonville
Circ

19,590

Readers

111,075

Price

$3,100

Miami
Circ

9,890

Readers

56,076

Price

$1,880

Orlando
Circ

20,050

Readers

113,684

Price

$2,940

Palm Beach
Circ

11,260

Readers

63,844

Price

$1,960

Georgia

Atlanta
Circ

39,200

Readers

222,264

Price

$5,630

Hawaii

Hawaii & Guam
Circ

5,960

Readers

33,793

Price

$1,850

Idaho

Idaho
Circ

7,650

Readers

43,376

Price

$1,850

Illinois

Chicago
Circ

18,050

Readers

102,344

Price

$2,850

Chicago North / Chicago West
Circ

18,020

Readers

102,173

Price

$2,850

Chicago South / Chicago Southwest
Circ

16,270

Readers

92,251

Price

$2,570

Indiana

Indianapolis
Circ

12,490

Readers

70,818

Price

$2,180

Iowa

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ

18,270

Readers

103,591

Price

$2,890

Kansas

Kansas City
Circ

9,180

Readers

52,051

Price

$1,850

Kentucky

Louisville / Lexington
Circ

17,320

Readers

98,204

Price

$2,740

Louisiana

New Orleans / Baton Rouge
Circ

21,410

Readers

121,395

Price

$3,140

Maine

Maine
Circ

9,120

Readers

51,710

Price

$1,850

Maryland

Baltimore
Circ

17,560

Readers

99,565

Price

$2,780

Suburban Maryland
Circ

11,200

Readers

63,504

Price

$1,950

Massachusetts

Boston City
Circ

12,730

Readers

72,179

Price

$2,220

Boston North
Circ

6,960

Readers

39,463

Price

$1,850

Bristol & Plymouth Counties / Cape Cod
Circ

8,360

Readers

47,401

Price

$1,850

Western & Central Massachusetts
Circ

10,210

Readers

57,891

Price

$1,850

Michigan

Ann Arbor
Circ

11,810

Readers

66,963

Price

$2,060

Detroit
Circ

24,520

Readers

139,028

Price

$3,600

Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Circ

24,340

Readers

138,008

Price

$3,580

Minnesota

Minneapolis / St. Paul
Circ

6,900

Readers

39,123

Price

$1,850

Mississippi

Mississippi
Circ

20,270

Readers

114,931

Price

$2,980

Missouri

Kansas City
Circ

9,180

Readers

52,051

Price

$1,850

St. Louis
Circ

15,240

Readers

86,411

Price

$2,410

Montana

Montana
Circ

5,810

Readers

32,943

Price

$1,850

Nebraska

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ

18,270

Readers

103,591

Price

$2,890

Nevada

Nevada
Circ

17,520

Readers

99,338

Price

$2,770

New Hampshire

Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ

11,720

Readers

66,452

Price

$2,040

New Jersey

Greater Southern New Jersey
Circ

23,260

Readers

131,884

Price

$3,420

Morris / Warren / Somerset
Circ

8,710

Readers

49,386

Price

$1,850

Northern New Jersey
Circ

19,940

Readers

113,060

Price

$3,150

New Mexico

New Mexico
Circ

12,860

Readers

72,916

Price

$2,240

New York

Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Circ

7,310

Readers

41,448

Price

$1,850

Capital District / Albany
Circ

5,650

Readers

32,036

Price

$1,850

Long Island
Circ

14,350

Readers

81,365

Price

$2,260

Mid Hudson Valley
Circ

5,570

Readers

31,582

Price

$1,850

New York City
Circ

33,700

Readers

191,079

Price

$4,840

Rochester
Circ

9,340

Readers

52,958

Price

$1,850

Westchester
Circ

4,160

Readers

23,587

Price

$1,850

North Carolina

Asheville / Hickory
Circ

10,550

Readers

59,819

Price

$1,850

Charlotte
Circ

16,980

Readers

96,277

Price

$2,680

Greensboro / Winston-Salem
Circ

14,700

Readers

83,349

Price

$2,320

Northeast North Carolina
Circ

19,130

Readers

108,467

Price

$3,020

North Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ

7,630

Readers

43,262

Price

$1,850

Ohio

Cincinnati / Dayton
Circ

20,130

Readers

114,137

Price

$2,950

Columbus
Circ

11,590

Readers

65,715

Price

$2,020

Northeast Ohio
Circ

21,380

Readers

121,225

Price

$3,140

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Circ

23,200

Readers

131,544

Price

$3,410

Oregon

Portland
Circ

10,440

Readers

59,195

Price

$1,850

Pennsylvania

Chester & Bucks Counties
Circ

6,360

Readers

36,061

Price

$1,850

Harrisburg / Lancaster / York
Circ

10,930

Readers

61,973

Price

$1,900

Philadelphia
Circ

18,840

Readers

106,823

Price

$2,980

Pittsburgh
Circ

15,740

Readers

89,246

Price

$2,490

Rhode Island

Providence
Circ

7,350

Readers

41,675

Price

$1,850

South Carolina

South Carolina
Circ

36,720

Readers

208,202

Price

$5,270

South Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ

7,630

Readers

43,262

Price

$1,850

Tennessee

Central Tennessee / Bowling Green
Circ

20,370

Readers

115,498

Price

$2,990

Eastern Tennessee
Circ

22,330

Readers

126,611

Price

$3,280

Greater Memphis
Circ

16,560

Readers

93,895

Price

$2,620

Texas

Austin
Circ

11,970

Readers

67,870

Price

$2,080

Dallas
Circ

29,170

Readers

165,394

Price

$4,280

Fort Worth
Circ

19,430

Readers

110,168

Price

$3,070

Houston
Circ

40,440

Readers

229,295

Price

$5,810

San Antonio
Circ

20,360

Readers

115,441

Price

$2,990

Utah

Salt Lake City
Circ

12,890

Readers

73,086

Price

$2,240

Vermont

Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ

11,720

Readers

66,452

Price

$2,040

Virginia

Norfolk / Richmond
Circ

28,230

Readers

160,064

Price

$4,140

Washington

Central & Eastern Washington
Circ

7,960

Readers

45,133

Price

$1,850

Seattle
Circ

19,700

Readers

111,699

Price

$3,110

West Virginia

West Virginia
Circ

13,650

Readers

77,396

Price

$2,160

Wisconsin

Milwaukee
Circ

8,820

Readers

50,009

Price

$1,850

Wyoming

Wyoming
Circ

3,120

Readers

17,690

Price

$1,850