Bowling Green, Ohio Population 2018

Bowling Green, Ohio's estimated population is 31,820 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bowling Green, Ohio is the 47th largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2510.47 people/mi² (969.29 people/km²), with a household density of 378.70 people/km² (980.83 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 22.8 years, 23 years for males, and 22.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 12,432 households in the city, with an average size of 2.26 people per household. The vacancy rate was 9.5%, with a median rent of $667/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $157,900.

The median income for households in Bowling Green, Ohio is $33,562, while the mean household income is $53,245. The per capita income is $20,175, and 15.4% of families and 35.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 18.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 4.6% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,8204011.28%
201631,4191850.59%
201531,234-327-1.04%
201431,561-120-0.38%
201331,681-81-0.26%
201231,7626612.13%
201131,1016152.02%
201030,4868502.87%
200029,6361,4605.18%
199028,1762,4489.51%
198025,7283,96818.24%
197021,7608,18660.31%
196013,5741,56913.07%
195012,0054,81566.97%
19407,1905027.51%
19306,68890015.55%
19205,78856610.84%
19105,2221553.06%
19005,0671,60046.15%
18903,4670.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,980
Black or African American1,928
Two or More Races889
Asian506
Some Other Race290
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25
American Indian and Alaska Native23

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Bowling Green Oh Population Pyramid 2018

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Bowling Green Oh Median Age

22.8


Total

23


Male

22.5


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 27,906 adults in Bowling Green Oh.

Bowling Green Oh Age Dependency

28.7

Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowling Green Oh Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
1,737
Houses With Mortgage
2,689
Vacancy Rate
9.5
Median Rent
667
Median Home Value
157,900
Renter-Occupied Units
6,825
Owner-Occupied Units
4,426
Total Housing Units
12,432

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Bowling Green Oh for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.7% and the labor force participation rate is 65%.

Bowling Green Oh Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.26
Average Family Size
2.84
Total Households
11251
Married Couple Households
3739
Male Householder (no wife) Families
312
Female Householder (no husband) Families
733
Non Family Households
6467
Total Families
4784
Households With Own Children
2205
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.8

Bowling Green Oh Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,980
$10,000 to $14,999
990
$15,000 to $24,999
1,385
$25,000 to $34,999
1,408
$35,000 to $49,999
1,291
$50,000 to $74,999
1,740
$75,000 to $99,999
838
$100,000 to $149,999
998
$150,000 to $199,999
308
Over $200,000
313

Bowling Green Oh Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Bowling Green Oh

Ohio

$33,562

$50,674

$53,245

$68,341

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Bowling Green Oh Education Data

Bowling Green Oh Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1671.24%
9th to 12th Grade
6494.83%
High School Graduate
3,51326.14%
Some College
2,41817.99%
Associates Degree
9997.43%
Bachelors Degree
2,66919.86%
Graduate Degree
3,02322.50%