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

Local Listings in Owensboro, KY
 $112,900 
2311 N York St
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1160 SqFt
 $112,900 
2311 N York St
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1160 SqFt
 $115,000 
2613 Wisteria Gdns
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 862 SqFt
 $109,900 
2737 Daviess St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1269 SqFt

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
Political Ideology: Leaning 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 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 15.10% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Owensboro's Cost of Living

VOTING
Daviess county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

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 or Find top agents in Owensboro

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 or Find top agents in Owensboro

The median home price in Owensboro is $120,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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

NEW LISTINGS IN OWENSBORO KY
$112,900
2311 N York St
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$115,000
2613 Wisteria Gdns
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$109,900
2737 Daviess St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$119,900
3293 Majestic Prince Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$139,500
730 Devonshire Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 |

$129,900
3930 Fogle Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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