Bowling Green, Hardee County, Florida

Bowling Green is a city in Hardee County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 2,909. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.42 square miles. An elevation is 117 feet (35.66 m) above sea level. The population density was 2,054 people per square mile. The median age was 32.5 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 121 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
2,909 residents
Population Change
+0.6% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
32.5 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
28.2% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,593 residents
Population Females
1,316 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
16.8% Latin America
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
8.6% (State: 5.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Bowling Green Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Bowling Green Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Bowling Green Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $88,204 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$42,304 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $398 – $390
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              77 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,266 (1.10%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $743 (1.00%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $32,838 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$4,629 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$2,972 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Southeastern University
                      about 28 miles
                      Lakeland, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,407
                    • Polk State College
                      about 29 miles
                      Winter Haven, FL
                      FT enrollment: 7,935
                    • Florida Southern College
                      about 29 miles
                      Lakeland, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,460
                    • Everest University-Brandon
                      about 40 miles
                      Tampa, FL
                      FT enrollment: 7,702
                    • Hillsborough Community College
                      about 44 miles
                      Tampa, FL
                      FT enrollment: 19,838
                    • The University of Tampa
                      about 45 miles
                      Tampa, FL
                      FT enrollment: 7,216
                    • University of South Florida-Main Campus
                      about 47 miles
                      Tampa, FL
                      FT enrollment: 35,920

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • FAITH EVANGELISTIC ACADEMY
                      Students: 5
                      Location: 4937 HIGHWAY 17 N
                      Grades: 5-11

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                      Students: 316
                      Location: 4530 CHURCH AVE
                      Grades: PK-5
                    Bowling Green Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    7 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    7 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    2.41 policemen (State: 2.35)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Bowling Green Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              7 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.45 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.35 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              10 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              3.49 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              13 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              4.54 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              7 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.45 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Bowling Green

                              • HARDEE MANOR HEALTHCARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 7 miles away
                                WAUCHULA, FL
                              • FLORIDA HOSPITAL WAUCHULA Critical Access Hospitals
                                about 8 miles away
                                WAUCHULA, FL
                              • FINR III, LLC
                                Nursing Home, about 10 miles away
                                WAUCHULA, FL

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Bowling Green by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Bowling Green


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            51% (Greater then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            96% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            16 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            9 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            5 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Bowling Green: 33834
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