Owensboro Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Owensboro Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 59,536 0.6%
Male Population 28,119 1.0%
Female Population 31,417 0.2%
Male Population 47.23 %
Female Population 52.77 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 38 1.1%
Citizen US Born 56,916 0.3%
Citizen not US Born 1,148 11.1%
Not Citizen 1,472 3.3%
Citizen US Born 95.6 %
Citizen not US Born 1.93 %
Not Citizen 2.47 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 417 27.5%
Moved from Same Country 7,494 4.2%
Moved from Same State 1,574 -8.0%
Moved from Different State 1,661 29.8%
Same House as Last Year 47,439 -0.7%
Moved from Abroad 0.71 %
Moved from Same Country 12.79 %
Moved from Same State 2.69 %
Moved from Different State 2.84 %
Same House as Last Year 80.97 %

Occupational Employment in Owensboro top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 19,067 0.3%
Blue Collar 7,203 4.7%
White Collar 72.58 %
Blue Collar 27.42 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,712 -2.0%
Private Companies 18,658 0.2%
Governmental Workers 3,155 4.3%
Not for Profit Companies 2,745 9.6%
Self Employees 6.52 %
Private Companies 71.02 %
Governmental Workers 12.01 %
Not for Profit Companies 10.45 %

Number of Households in Owensboro top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 25,339 0.7%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.4%
Family Households 14,940 0.9%
Non-family Households 10,399 0.5%
Family Households 58.96 %
Non-family Households 41.04 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 7,819 0.5%
Households without Children 17,520 0.8%
Households with Children 30.86 %
Households without Children 69.14 %

Median and Average Income in Owensboro top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $61,032.00 5.4%
Median Household Income $43,369.00 5.2%
People below Poverty Level 12,100 5.5%
People above Poverty Level 44,585 -0.8%

Housing in Owensboro top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 27,352 0.4%
Median Year Built 1970 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 2,578 10.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,679 6.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 4,721 -1.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 4,517 -4.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 4,935 -4.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,936 8.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2,570 -6.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2,351 -4.1%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,065 45.9%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 25,339 0.7%
Owner Occupied 14,407 3.5%
Renter Occupied 10,932 -2.8%
Owner Occupied 56.86 %
Renter Occupied 43.14 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 8,621 1.6%
Without Mortgage 5,786 6.6%
Median Value with Mortgage $118,200.00 2.5%
Median Value without Mortgage $105,500.00 0.6%
Median Housing Costs per Month $785.00 3.6%
With Mortgage 59.84 %
Without Mortgage 40.16 %

Owensboro Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 1,705 7.6%
Some High School 18,917 0.1%
Some College 12,817 0.9%
Associate Degree 3,918 5.4%
Bachelor's Degree 6,000 0.3%
Graduate Degree 3,562 3.6%
No High School 3.78 %
Some High School 41.98 %
Some College 24.31 %
Associate Degree 8.7 %
Bachelor's Degree 13.32 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Owensboro top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 14,227 0.1%
Married 21,136 0.6%
Separated 1,217 8.4%
Widowed 3,487 -1.4%
Divorced 8,375 3.0%
Never Married 30.13 %
Married 44.76 %
Separated 2.58 %
Widowed 7.38 %
Divorced 17.73 %

Means of Transport to Work in Owensboro top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 24,274 1.8%
Bus or TrolleyBus 193 10.3%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 165 -5.7%
Motorcycle 25 4.2%
TaxiCab 0 -100.0%
Walk 405 -33.6%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 42301 42303

Recently added listings in Owensboro top

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Owensboro is an area in Daviess County,Kentucky with a population of 59,536. There are 28,119 male residents living in Owensboro and 31,417 female residents. The total number of households is 25,339 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 38 with 21,136 people being married and 27,306 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 72.58% white collar employees and 27.42% blue collar employees in Owensboro..
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