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Pros

-College town amenities
-Historic interest
-Nearby national park

Cons

-Hot, humid summers
-Economic cycles
-Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Bowling Green Metro Area


Bowling Green, located along I-65 20 miles north of the Tennessee border, has a diverse economic and cultural base. Best known as the city where the Chevrolet Corvette is built, this pleasant, small town is also home to the 15,000 students of Western Kentucky University. Other prominent employers include Holley Performance Products (carburetors) and Fruit of the Loom, and the town is a center for a wide and diverse agricultural region. Downtown is modest and attractive with a classic main street and numerous historic homes and Civil War sites. The outskirts east towards I-65 have grown rapidly and bring some typical “strip” and freeway sprawl.


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Highlights


  • Profile: Small town/College town
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time
  • Elevation: 496
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Bowling Green
  • Zip Codes: Bowling Green (zip 42101)

Quick Facts About Bowling Green


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Bowling Green (zip 42101) is 5.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Bowling Green (zip 42101) jobs have Decreased by 1.65 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Bowling Green (zip 42101)'s cost of living is 15.10% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Bowling Green (zip 42101)'s population is 57,296 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 34.55 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Bowling Green (zip 42101) is $116,650. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.16 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Bowling Green (zip 42101) public schools spend $8,559 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Bowling Green (zip 42101).

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