Bowling Green, OH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,615 housing units in Bowling Green. This represents a 18.4% growth from 8,964 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,534 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 81 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bowling Green is about 41.9%. Bowling Green's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.9%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bowling Green were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom19.50%
Two Bedrooms31.60%
Three Bedrooms30.90%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$130,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$131,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$420

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan18.20%
Simple Mortgage44.90%
Debt Free29.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%