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Retire To Bowling Green, KY
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Bowling Green, Kentucky is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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Bowling Green, Kentucky


Bowling Green Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2016 (est.)
Warren County blank blank blank 125,532
Bowling Green 40,641 49,926 58,067 65,234



Bowling Green
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2017 .$178,7582.1%
Aug $188,706 . .
Jul $180,000 . .
Jun $187,532 . .
May $167,667 . .
Apr $156,457 . .
Mar $159,739 . .
Feb $154,333 . .
2016 .$175,1626.4%
2015 .$164,6671.9%
2014 .$161,527na
2013 . na na
2012 . na na
2011 . na na





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2017)
. Bowling Green GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $178,758 $425,000
Nearest Big City Nashville na
Home Sales Price in Nashville $249,000 $319,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 58% of Nashville home prices 103%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2017)
. Bowling Green GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $178,758 $425,000
Monthly Rent $1,054 $1,495
Price/Rent Index 11.4 times the annual rent 18.2



Bowling Green
Cost of Living (2017)
72% GPTR 99 City Average
109%



Bowling Green Taxes
(2016-17)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 6.0% -- 38* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 102 days 43* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Bowling Green Building Permits
(single family homes)
2016 193
2015 195
2014 127
2013 111
2012 133
2011 86
2010 137



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