Owensboro is a city located in Daviess County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Daviess County. With a 2020 population of 60,903, it is the 4th largest city in Kentucky (after Louisville, , and ) and the 629th largest city in the United States . Owensboro is currently growing at a rate of 0.64% annually and its population has increased by 6.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 57,265 in 2010. Owensboro reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 22 miles, Owensboro has a population density of 2,971 people per square mile.
The average household income in Owensboro is $61,035 with a poverty rate of 21.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $769 per month, and the median house value is $113,400. The median age in Owensboro is 38 years, 36.8 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.