Owensboro, Kentucky 

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Population

59,042

10% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Income

$38,213

Avg. Home Price

$120,600

Best Places to Live in Owensboro, Kentucky

Small river town - Northwestern Kentucky along the Ohio River, 100 miles west of Louisville
Pros
-Small town feel
-Low crime rate
-Cost of living
Cons
-Isolation
-Arts and culture
-Entertainment

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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: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
County: Daviess County
Metro Area: Owensboro Metro Area
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 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Owensboro jobs have decreased by 1.86%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Owensboro's cost of living is 15.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Owensboro's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Owensboro's population is 59,042 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 10.26%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Owensboro is $120,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.29%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Owensboro

It's a good time to buy in Owensboro. Home Appreciation is up 7.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Owensboro Real Estate.

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Reviews for Owensboro   18 Reviews
Pretty nice but a little strange - 9/2/2018
I moved to Owensboro last year (KY is my 6th state) and these are my thoughts so far. The good: Owensboro is a nice size of about 55,000 not too big or small, there's... Read More

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Think Twice - 6/21/2018
Owensboro is a hot, humid hellhole! The people are not as friendly as I thought they would be...they absolutely destroy the English language, there is NOTHING to do. ... Read More

Owensober - 1/26/2018
good place great... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY
42301 42303
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