Bowling Green (zip 42101), Kentucky 

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Population

57,296

35% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$36,041

Avg. Home Price

$136,500

Best Places to Live in Bowling Green (zip 42101), Kentucky

Small town/College town - Western Kentucky, 120 miles south of Louisville
Pros
-College town amenities
-Historic interest
-Nearby national park
Cons
-Hot, humid summers
-Economic cycles
-Isolation

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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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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
County: Warren County
Metro Area: Bowling Green Metro Area
City: Bowling Green
Zip Codes: Bowling Green (zip 42101)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 496 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bowling Green (zip 42101) is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Bowling Green (zip 42101) jobs have decreased by 1.65%. Learn More...
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. Learn More... or Compare Bowling Green (zip 42101)'s Cost of Living
POPULATION
Bowling Green (zip 42101)'s population is 57,296 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 34.55%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bowling Green (zip 42101) is $136,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.60%. Check out the homes in the area.
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). Learn More...

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