Owensboro SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Owensboro, Kentucky Info Snack

Owensboro is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Daviess County, Kentucky, United States. It is the fourth-largest city in the state by population. Owensboro is located on U.S. Route 60 about 107 miles (172 km) southwest of Louisville, and is the principal city of the Owensboro metropolitan area. The 2016 population was 59,273. The metropolitan population was estimated at 116,506.
Population
59,188
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
20.6%
Median Home
$111,400
Median Income
$41,215
Median Rent
$723

2 Reviews & Comments About Owensboro

Overall User Rating
3.0
/5

B.I.G CAM

I live in Owensboro and we actually have probably one of the nicest city's in Kentucky so I'm glad we weren't on here


HomeSnacks User

I Live in Owensboro and it is one of the most fd yo cities its also one of the biggest cities in ky mfs stay getting.l robbed shot raped stabbed etc.. those small towns u listed are candy lands compared to Louisville or Owensboro or Lexington Paducah bowlinggreen hopkinsville Madisonville Henderson

Rankings for Owensboro in Kentucky

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Map Of Owensboro, KY

Population over time in Owensboro

Year Population % Change
2017 59,188 0.7%
2016 58,791 0.2%
2015 58,685 0.6%
2014 58,350 0.6%
2013 58,000 0.4%
2012 57,763 0.7%
2011 57,361 0.8%
2010 56,928 0.7%
2009 56,541 -
Crime/100k Owensboro KY USA
Violent Crime 268.1 211.9 368.9
Murder 3.4 5.5 5.0
Robbery 98.9 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 95.5 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 4419.8 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 759.0 384.7 376.0
Larceny 3258.7 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 402.1 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Owensboro

White
83.9% (49,684)
African American
6.4% (3,794)
American Indian
0.1% (69)
Asian
1.9% (1,095)
Hawaiian
0.0% (17)
Other
0.2% (104)
Two Or More
3.5% (2,048)
Hispanic
4.0% (2,377)
Race Owensboro KY USA
White 83.9% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 6.4% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.0% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Owensboro, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
9.9% (586,821)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (342,822)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.6% (803,526)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.5% (799,996)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (981,407)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (1,028,937)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (602,585)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (519,762)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (135,058)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (117,881)
Income Owensboro KY USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 883.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 607.4% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.6% 1147.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.5% 1087.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 1408.1% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 1775.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 1155.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 1191.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 390.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 353.3% 697.9%

Gender in Owensboro

Female
53.0% (31,352)
Male
47.0% (27,835)
Gender Owensboro KY USA
Female 53.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Owensboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,183)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,735)
High School / GED
34.0% (20,123)
Some College
24.0% (14,205)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,326)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (8,286)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,143)
Professional Degree
1.0% (591)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (591)
Education Owensboro KY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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