Bowling Green is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,405 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bowling Green is the 363rd 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. 46.22% 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 sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bowling Green who work in office and administrative support (13.47%), farm management occupations (7.38%), and sales jobs (6.92%).
In Bowling Green, just 8.47% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bowling Green in 2018 was $13,343, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $53,372 for a family of four. Bowling Green also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 31.91% of its population below the federal poverty line.
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 61.13% 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 English, Irish, German, Welsh, and French.
The most common language spoken in Bowling Green is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Polish.