Owensboro, Kentucky 

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Population

58,791

+4.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$38,213

Median Home Price

$128,000

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
 $119,900 
2731 Veach Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1988 SqFt
 $119,900 
2731 Veach Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1988 SqFt
 $137,900 
3216 Queens Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1223 SqFt
 $114,900 
714 Shelborn Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1185 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 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Owensboro jobs have increased by 1.45%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Owensboro's cost of living is 15.10% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living 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 58,791 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.98%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Owensboro is $128,000. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Owensboro

It's a good time to buy in Owensboro. Home Appreciation is up 10.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Owensboro Real Estate or Find top agents in Owensboro

The median home price in Owensboro is $128,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Owensboro   20 Reviews
Peace and quite - 5/29/2019
I live outside of owensboro,coming from a large city to here...Love the peace and... Read More

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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

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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42301 42303

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NEW LISTINGS IN OWENSBORO KY
$119,900
2731 Veach Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$137,900
3216 Queens Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$114,900
714 Shelborn Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$139,900
4519 Countryside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$149,900
2002 E 6th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$119,000
15 Colonial Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

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