Owensboro Daviess County, Kentucky

Owensboro: County seat of Daviess County, Kentucky, United States

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About

Owensboro is a city located in the county of Daviess in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 57,265 and a population density of 1,021 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 60,131 inhabitants.

The city was created 224 years ago in 1796.

Geography

Owensboro is located at 37°46'27"N 87°6'48"W (37.7742200, -87.1133300).

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Weather

Owensboro forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. more

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Owensboro Quick Facts

Population : 60,131 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Daviess County
Postal code : 42301–42304
Phone Area Codes : 270
Area : 56.11 km2
Altitude : 394 feet / 120 meters
Capital city : Owensboro is capital of Daviess County
Establishment : January 01, 1797 (224 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:33:23 (1st August 2021)
Density : 1,072 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 4.77% (2010-2019)
Weather : 86℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

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Demographics

The population of Owensboro increased by 4.77% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 57,265 - census
2011 57,755 0.85% estimation process
2012 58,139 0.66% estimation process
2013 58,357 0.37% estimation process
2014 58,415 0.1% estimation process
2015 59,031 1.04% estimation process
2016 59,305 0.46% estimation process
2017 59,523 0.37% estimation process
2018 59,745 0.37% estimation process
2019 60,131 0.64% estimation process

Owensboro zip code is 42301. County name: Daviess, County fips: 21059

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People born in Owensboro (84)

People born in Owensboro, including motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden, Recipient of the Purple Heart medal Dudley W. Morton, politician Wendell H. Ford, you can see a list of people who born in Owensboro.

Schools

College & universities near Owensboro

Code Name City ZIP
156356 Brescia University Owensboro (KY) 42301-3023
157076 Kentucky Wesleyan College Owensboro (KY) 42301
484330 Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro Owensboro (KY) 42303-7757
247940 Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro (KY) 42303
484349 Ross Medical Education Center-Evansville Evansville (IN) 47715-2405

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Owensboro

Code Name Address Type
EVN Evansville, IN 119 Northwest 6th Street BUS
MDV Madisonville, KY 4765 Hanson Road BUS

Other cities in Daviess County

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

City Name Population Title
Knottsville 6,270 Township in Daviess County, Kentucky
Masonville 1,014 City in Delaware County, Iowa, United States of America
Whitesville 555 Human settlement in Daviess County, Kentucky, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Owensboro distances to largest Kentucky cities

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