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Total population: 28,775 (Urban population: 28,583 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 192 (all nonfarm))

Bowling Green,OH index of house prices


Houses: 10,615 (10,206 occupied: 4,272 owner occupied, 5,934 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

58%
State:

65%

Housing density: 1046 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $124,389.


Median contract rent in 2009: $520 (lower quartile is $425, upper quartile is $656)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $563


Median gross rent in Bowling Green, OH in 2009: $592


Housing units in Bowling Green with a mortgage: 2,510 (229 second mortgage, 648 home equity loan, 36 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,049


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $80,967


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $54,421


Median monthly housing costs: $660





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Bowling Green, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $179,120 (it was $122,000 in 2000)
Bowling Green:

$179,120
Ohio:

$134,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $139,992 - $235,222

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $190,251
Here:

$190,251
State:

$165,947

Townhouses or other attached units: $261,667
Here:

$261,667
State:

$149,379

In 2-unit structures: $31,887
Here:

$31,887
State:

$118,479

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $552,972
Here:

$552,972
State:

$128,262

Mobile homes: $93,275
Here:

$93,275
State:

$32,066

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,621
  • In family households: 13,035 (3,257 male householders, 1,179 female householders)
    3,425 spouses, 4,403 children (3,922 natural, 214 adopted, 267 stepchildren), 103 grandchildren, 131 brothers or sisters, 37 parents, 124 other relatives, 376 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 9,586 (2,746 male householders (1,563 living alone)), 3,017 female householders (1,897 living alone)), 3,823 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,941 (349 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,128 2-persons, 1,008 3-persons, 823 4-persons, 356 5-persons, 85 6-persons, 36 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,460 1-person, 1,345 2-persons, 559 3-persons, 265 4-persons, 116 5-persons, 13 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

2,601 married couples with children.
998 single-parent households (206 men, 792 women).

91.4% of residents of Bowling Green speak English at home.
4.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (84% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 1,063 (3.6%)
(22.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.8
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Bowling Green, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 26
  • 3 rooms: 59
  • 4 rooms: 185
  • 5 rooms: 756
  • 6 rooms: 954
  • 7 rooms: 929
  • 8 rooms: 714
  • 9 or more rooms: 649
  • 1 room: 255
  • 2 rooms: 629
  • 3 rooms: 1,387
  • 4 rooms: 2,003
  • 5 rooms: 887
  • 6 rooms: 369
  • 7 rooms: 225
  • 8 rooms: 133
  • 9 or more rooms: 46
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Bowling Green, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 64
  • 2 bedrooms: 633
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,321
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,097
  • 5+ bedrooms: 157
  • no bedroom: 327
  • 1 bedroom: 1,913
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,561
  • 3 bedrooms: 887
  • 4 bedrooms: 189
  • 5+ bedrooms: 57
Cars and other vehicles available in Bowling Green, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 117
  • 1 vehicle: 1,292
  • 2 vehicles: 2,009
  • 3 vehicles: 593
  • 4 vehicles: 212
  • 5+ vehicles: 49
  • no vehicle: 467
  • 1 vehicle: 3,019
  • 2 vehicles: 1,528
  • 3 vehicles: 533
  • 4 vehicles: 251
  • 5+ vehicles: 136

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 437
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,049
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,920
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,282
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,568
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,178
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,035
  • 1940 to 1949: 382
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,879

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Bowling Green, OH house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Bowling Green, OH:

  • Less than $10,000: 120
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 66
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 78
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 51
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 37
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 28
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 22
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 42
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 25
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 19
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 36
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 70
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 76
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 475
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 626
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 578
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 592
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 635
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 240
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 274
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 25
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 20
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 15
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Bowling Green rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Bowling Green:

  • Less than $100: 108 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 141
  • $200 to $249: 100
  • $250 to $299: 77
  • $300 to $349: 140
  • $350 to $399: 166
  • $400 to $449: 481
  • $450 to $499: 731
  • $500 to $549: 836
  • $550 to $599: 687
  • $600 to $649: 531
  • $650 to $699: 572
  • $700 to $749: 345
  • $750 to $799: 208
  • $800 to $899: 558
  • $900 to $999: 210
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 375
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 113
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 242
  • $2,000 or more: 80
  • No cash rent: 183
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 490
  • 1990 to 1994: 233
  • 1985 to 1989: 60
  • 1980 to 1984: 89
  • 1975 to 1979: 62
  • 1970 to 1974: 44
  • 1970 to 1974: 7
  • 1965 to 1969: 78


Bowling Green, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 74.4%
Number of people working at home: 253 (1.7% of all workers)


Bowling Green commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1685
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4215
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3328
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1151
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 906
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 770
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1389
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 451
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 281
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 391
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 135
  • 90 or more minutes: 142
 


Bowling Green mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 11,229 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 1,403 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 47 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0%)
  • Taxi: 36 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 22 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 256 (2%)
  • Walked: 1,795 (12%)
  • Other means: 52 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 253 (2%)
 


Bowling Green, OH household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 1569
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 926
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 808
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 920
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 766
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 769
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 455
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 561
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 438
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 786
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 812
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 739
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 317
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 159
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 101
  • $200,000 or more: 73
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 7070
 Other groups: 2692
 Irish: 1937
 English: 1892
 United States or American: 1510
 Italian: 1208
 Polish: 931
 Scottish: 462
 French (except Basque): 446
 Hungarian: 345
 Dutch: 291
 European: 251
 Scotch-Irish: 235
 Russian: 197
 Swedish: 180
 Arab:: 176
 Norwegian: 157
 Swiss: 132
 Welsh: 131
 French Canadian: 108
 British: 106
 Ukrainian: 104
 Subsaharan African:: 102
 Slovak: 91
 Czech: 87
 Canadian: 83
 Arab/Arabic: 76
 African: 76
 Lithuanian: 73
 Lebanese: 67
 Slovene: 57
 Romanian: 52
 Greek: 50
 Danish: 47
 Finnish: 40
 Belgian: 38
 Pennsylvania German: 35
 Croatian: 33
 Brazilian: 32
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 31
 Jamaican: 31
 Syrian: 27
 Czechoslovakian: 23
 Scandinavian: 21
 Austrian: 19
 Armenian: 15
 Cape Verdean: 12
 Cypriot: 12
 Portuguese: 9
 Ghanian: 8
 Macedonian: 8
 Celtic: 8
 Bulgarian: 8
 Slavic: 8
 Basque: 7
 Icelander: 7
 Serbian: 7
 Latvian: 7
 Yugoslavian: 7
 Iranian: 6
 Moroccan: 6
 Kenyan: 6
 Northern European: 6


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (18%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • India (7%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • Russia (6%)
  • Other Western Asia (4%)
  • Brazil (4%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 21855
  • Northeast: 1461
  • Midwest: 2797
  • South: 1507
  • West: 650

33% of Bowling Green residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in Ohio.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 23
  • 7th and 8th grade: 77
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 72
  • 11th grade: 113
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 104
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,138
  • Less than 1 year of college: 270
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 879
  • Associate degree: 251
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,109
  • Master's degree: 802
  • Professional school degree: 139
  • Doctorate degree: 481

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 31
  • 7th and 8th grade: 116
  • 9th grade: 77
  • 10th grade: 139
  • 11th grade: 112
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 99
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,543
  • Less than 1 year of college: 348
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 706
  • Associate degree: 416
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,478
  • Master's degree: 919
  • Professional school degree: 111
  • Doctorate degree: 171

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 14.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 13.4%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 27.8%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 18.7%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 13.2%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 8.4%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 5.6%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 32.7%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 40.2%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 4.1%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 28.7%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $35,290
  • Black householders: $12,740
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $74,963
  • Asian householders: $41,242
  • Some other race householders: $30,558
  • Two or more races householders: $26,845
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $29,642
Bowling Green household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Bowling Green household income for Black householders
Bowling Green household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Bowling Green household income for Asian householders
Bowling Green household income for Some other race householders
Bowling Green household income for Two or more races householders
Bowling Green household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Bowling Green marital status for males
Bowling Green marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $192,039
  • Black or African American householders: $178,532
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $124,796
  • Asian householders: $267,064
  • Some other race householders: $165,171
  • Two or more races householders: $165,171
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $147,847

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,355
  • One, attached: 441
  • Two: 549
  • 3 or 4: 857
  • 5 to 9: 1,229
  • 10 to 19: 1,498
  • 20 to 49: 677
  • 50 or more: 471
  • Mobile homes: 538

Median worth of mobile homes: $13,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bowling Green:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bowling Green
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (92.7%)
  • Electricity (5.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • Utility gas (69.8%)
  • Electricity (28.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 126
Here:

7.6%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 62
Here:

5.9%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 230
Here:

1.9%
Ohio:

23.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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