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Cost of Living

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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Owensboro, Kentucky is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Owensboro, Kentucky is more expensive.

Owensboro, Kentucky cost of living is 84.70.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGOwensboro, KentuckyUnited States
  Overall  85100
  Grocery  95100
  Health  100100
  Housing  55100
  Utilities  99100
  Transportation  99100
  Miscellaneous  100100


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California Here I Leave.

Owensboro seems like a pleasant enough town; at least from what I have seen and read online. My parents were from this town. Of course, and by all accounts, it looks... (Read More)



Be Carefull when driving in Owensboro

If you live in Owensboro or move to Owensboro be Carefull when driving in this town. People do not stop for stop signs or traffic signals. If people do stop at the stop... (Read More)



LifeLong Resident

I believe that everyone here having trouble making friends is trying to make friends in the wrong crowd. Owensboro is ran by Old Money. If you are trying to break into... (Read More)



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