Bowling Green Warren County, Kentucky

Bowling Green: City in Kentucky

Bowling Green locator map
Location of Bowling Green on Kentucky map.


Bowling Green is a city located in the county of Warren in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 58,067 and a population density of 581 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 70,543 inhabitants.

The city was created 223 years ago in 1797.


Bowling Green is located at 36°59'25"N 86°26'37"W (36.9903200, -86.4436000).

Shops along Fountain Square in Bowling Green  Kentucky 2008 image
Shops along Fountain Square in Bowling Green Kentucky 2008


Bowling Green forecast: A chance of rain showers before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%. more

Shops along Fountain Square in Bowling Green  Kentucky 2008 image

Bowling Green map

Bowling Green Quick Facts

Population : 70,543 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Warren County
Postal code : 42101–42104
Phone Area Codes : 364, 270
Area : 99.93 km2
Altitude : 5,469 feet / 1667 meters
Capital city : Bowling Green is capital of Warren County
Establishment : January 01, 1798 (223 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 03:05:03 (1st August 2021)
Density : 706 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 17.69% (2010-2019)
Weather : 87℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


The population of Bowling Green increased by 17.69% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 58,067 - census
2011 60,357 3.79% estimation process
2012 61,294 1.53% estimation process
2013 62,698 2.24% estimation process
2014 63,528 1.31% estimation process
2015 64,940 2.17% estimation process
2016 66,087 1.74% estimation process
2017 67,866 2.62% estimation process
2018 68,633 1.12% estimation process
2019 70,543 2.71% estimation process

Bowling Green zip code is 42101. County name: Warren, County fips: 21227

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People born in Bowling Green (71)

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College & universities near Bowling Green

Code Name City ZIP
157951 Western Kentucky University Bowling Green (KY) 42101-1000
156310 PJ's College of Cosmetology-Bowling Green Bowling Green (KY) 42101
156338 Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College Bowling Green (KY) 42101-3601
480550 Ross Medical Education Center-Bowling Green Bowling Green (KY) 42104
363439 Hussian College-Daymar College Bowling Green Bowling Green (KY) 42101

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bowling Green

Code Name Address Type
CRK Clarksville, TN 11 Jefferson Street \r\n BUS
NVL Nashville, TN 705 5th Avenue South BUS
MDV Madisonville, KY 4765 Hanson Road BUS

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Warren County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Warren County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Plano 1,117
Smiths Grove 798 Human settlement in Warren County, Kentucky, United States of America
Plum Springs 528 City in Warren County, Kentucky, United States
Woodburn 365 City in Kentucky, USA
Oakland 218 City in Warren County, Kentucky, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Bowling Green distances to largest Kentucky cities

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