Income/capita 61%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 38%
IndexBowling GreenFloridaNational
Income per capita$11,727$27,598$29,829
Median household income$31,184$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,188$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,176$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$22,616$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$18,896$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.4%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level31.9%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bowling Green is 61% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bowling Green is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bowling Green is 38% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bowling Green is 111% higher than the national average

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      Bowling Green employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.7%56.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services10.2%12.1%
      Public administration3.2%7.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%3.0%
      Education, health & social services5.0%34.1%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fort Green, FL146$66,75021%
      Fort Green Springs, FL390$46,86015%
      Fort Meade, FL5,883$43,17922%
      Wauchula, FL4,883$35,58336%
      Crooked Lake Park, FL1,665$34,36038%
      Bowling Green, FL2,897$31,18444%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Drumright, OK2,898$35,57136%
      Minster, OH2,898$70,47827%
      Fayetteville, WV2,898$35,95035%
      Lakeside, MT2,898$57,8825%
      Andrews, SC2,896$32,70341%
      Bowling Green, FL2,897$31,18444%
      Source: The Bowling Green, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).