Owensboro, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Owensboro, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
59,536
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
21.7%
Median Home
$113,400
Median Income
$43,369
Median Rent
$769

Owensboro SnackAbility

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

Owensboro, KY Crime Report

2,567
Total Crimes
4,270.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
72.44%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Owensboro
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,567 4,270.7 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 135 224.6 217.1 366.7
Murder 6 10.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 33 54.9 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 66 109.8 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 2,432 4,046.1 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 358 595.6 345.7 340.5
Larceny 1,874 3,117.8 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 200 332.7 228.2 219.9

Owensboro, KY Cost Of Living

88
Owensboro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Owensboro Kentucky National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 98 100 100
Groceries 91 91 100
Health 90 90 100
Housing 61 70 100
Transportation 101 99 100
Utilities 117 98 100

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Rankings for Owensboro in Kentucky

Map Of Owensboro, KY

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Population over time in Owensboro

Year Population % Change
2019 59,536 0.6%
2018 59,188 0.7%
2017 58,791 0.2%
2016 58,685 0.6%
2015 58,350 0.6%
2014 58,000 0.4%
2013 57,763 0.7%
2012 57,361 0.8%
2011 56,928 0.7%
2010 56,541 -

Race / Ethnicity in Owensboro

White
83.2% (49,519)
African American
6.2% (3,708)
American Indian
0.2% (90)
Asian
2.3% (1,364)
Hawaiian
0.0% (15)
Other
0.2% (139)
Two Or More
3.4% (2,013)
Hispanic
4.5% (2,688)
Race Owensboro KY USA
White 83.2% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 6.2% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.5% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Owensboro

Female
52.8% (31,416)
Male
47.2% (28,119)
Gender Owensboro KY USA
Female 52.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Owensboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,976)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (4,167)
High School / GED
33.0% (19,646)
Some College
23.0% (13,693)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,358)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (8,335)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,167)
Professional Degree
1.0% (595)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (595)
Education Owensboro KY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Owensboro, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
9.4% (560,609)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (364,654)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.5% (745,991)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.5% (800,971)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (932,783)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (1,030,995)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (679,498)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (560,139)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (150,373)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (127,582)
Income Owensboro KY USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.5% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.5% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 3.9% 7.7%

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