|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bowling Green is 73,529. Bowling Green, Kentucky is the 501st largest city in the US.
Bowling Green is located entirely in Warren County.
The current population of Bowling Green (73,529) is it's peak population.
Bowling Green has grown 48.4% since the 2000. Bowling Green, Kentucky is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Bowling Green has a population density of 1,536.9 people per square mile.
|495||Daytona Beach, Florida||74,437||16.6%|
|497||Bismarck, North Dakota||74,138||32.8%|
|498||Rock Hill, South Carolina||74,102||45.9%|
|499||New Britain, Connecticut||73,841||3.1%|
|501||Bowling Green, Kentucky||73,529||48.4%|
|506||Jacksonville, North Carolina||72,876||10.7%|
The total voting age population of Bowling Green, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 48,417. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.0% of the residents of Bowling Green are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bowling Green are 74.8% White, 12.8% Black, 4.9% Asian, 3.9% Two or more races, 2.8% Other, 0.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 7.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bowling Green, 24.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.3%. On a per-household basis, 16.9% of families are below the poverty line in Bowling Green.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.1% of Bowling Green residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.4% of Bowling Green residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 32.6% have a bachelor's degree and 13.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bowling Green residents aged 5 and older, 16.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bowling Green is 5.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bowling Green, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bowling Green is $42,216.
In Bowling Green, 38.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 61.2% of housing units in Bowling Green.
Of all the housing units in Bowling Green, 6.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Bowling Green, 29.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 8,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bowling Green is $778.
In Bowling Green, 84.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.