Bowling Green is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,919 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bowling Green is the 321st largest community in Florida.
When you are in Bowling Green, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.47% of Bowling Green’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Bowling Green is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Bowling Green who work in farm management occupations (17.55%), office and administrative support (14.29%), and food service (9.24%).
Bowling Green, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The population of Bowling Green has a very low overall level of education: only 6.18% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Bowling Green in 2010 was $12,544, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,176 for a family of four.
Bowling Green is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bowling Green home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Bowling Green, accounting for 62.41% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Bowling Green residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bowling Green include Irish, German, French , and Scots-Irish.
In addition, Bowling Green has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.32%).
The most common language spoken in Bowling Green is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.