Bowling Green, KY Metro Area Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Bowling Green is 172,088, a change of 6.02% when compared to 2014. With an area of 1,615.05 square miles, this works out to a population density of 106.55 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 64,721, with an average household size of 2.53.
Bowling Green's 2018 unemployment rate was 5.40%.
The average household income in Bowling Green for 2018 was $66,843, while the median was $49,068.

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Bowling Green Fertility Rate

2,660 estimated births

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Bowling Green Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,134

Bowling Green Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $743

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Bowling Green Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Bowling Green, KY Metro Area 162,322
2015 Bowling Green, KY Metro Area 164,245
2016 Bowling Green, KY Metro Area 166,401
2017 Bowling Green, KY Metro Area 169,250
2018 Bowling Green, KY Metro Area 172,088