owensboro Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,003 6.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 13,667 42.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 8,758 27.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,578 14.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,164 9.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 27,505 85.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,402 19.9 % 19.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 58,350 - -
19 years old and under 15,610 26.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 18,515 31.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 14,364 24.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 9,861 16.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 51,780 97.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,298 2.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 58 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,266 28.7 % 33.5 %
Married 10,556 48.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 581 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 4,394 20.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 26,393 - -
Occupied Housing Units 23,995 90.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,398 9.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 18,406 69.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 368 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 935 3.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,247 8.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,666 6.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,067 4.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,219 4.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 473 1.8 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 12 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,679 10.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,526 9.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,019 19.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 4,831 18.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 6,287 23.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,048 7.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 6,318 23.9 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 67 0.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 17,313 65.6 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 197 0.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 20 0.1 % 1.8 %
Solar 9 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 11 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 60 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 51,257 90.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,064 7.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 110 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 648 1.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 415 0.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,279 55,775
Median Family Income 48,862 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 21,805 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 58.02 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.27 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 16.98
    [CDD] 0.3
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.19 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com