Bowling Green is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 5,388 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bowling Green is the 127th largest community in Missouri.
Bowling Green is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bowling Green is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bowling Green who work in office and administrative support (20.95%), sales jobs (10.51%), and management occupations (9.21%).
As is often the case in a small city, Bowling Green doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Bowling Green, just 7.64% 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 2010 was $11,257, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $45,028 for a family of four.
Bowling Green is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bowling Green home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. 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, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Bowling Green is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.