Owensboro, Kentucky 

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Population

58,791

+4.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Income

$38,213

Median Home Price

$131,800

Kentucky Gifts

Best Places to Live in Owensboro, Kentucky

Small river town - Northwestern Kentucky along the Ohio River, 100 miles west of Louisville. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Owensboro, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Owensboro, KY Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Small town feel
Low crime rate
Cost of living
Cons
Isolation
Arts and culture
Entertainment


What Bert Has To Say About Owensboro Metro Area

An industrial and agricultural center on the Ohio River, Owensboro is the third-largest city in Kentucky. It serves the retail and service needs for a large part of western Kentucky. It is known for a favorable small-business and manufacturing climate.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
County: Daviess County
Metro Area: Owensboro Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Owensboro
Zip Codes: 42301 42303
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 406 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Owensboro is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Owensboro jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Owensboro's cost of living is 19.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Owensboro's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Daviess county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.9% to 35.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Owensboro's population is 58,791 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Owensboro is Real Estate: $131,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.0%.

SCHOOLS
Owensboro public schools spend $10,096 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Owensboro. More Education



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Housing Market in Owensboro

It's a good time to buy in Owensboro. Home Appreciation is up 11.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Owensboro is $131,800.

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Reviews for Owensboro   20 Reviews
Poverty and crime - 6/25/2019
Don’t let the small town feel fool ya... Poverty level is 20.4%, that is higher than the national average of 13.4. Cost of electricity is highest in the state per... Read More

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Peace and quite - 5/29/2019
I live outside of owensboro,coming from a large city to here...Love the peace and... Read More

brand USA top 10 city - 5/19/2019
Mark Calitri said that Owensboro is experiencing a true revitalization. Bluegrass, bourbon, barbecue is the brand message or better known as a brand promise and that... Read More


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MAPS OF OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY
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ZIP CODES IN OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY
42301 42303

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