ZIP Code 42101 - Bowling Green Kentucky

ZIP Code 42101 is located in Bowling Green Kentucky. Portions of 42101 are also in Plum Springs. 42101 is primarily within Warren County, with some portions in Edmonson County and Butler County. Regionally, it is located in the Bowling Green Area.

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ZIP Code 42101 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameBowling Green
Primary CountyWarren County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)62,041
Area Code(s)270 / 364
Current Time

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42101 Demographics

42101 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Kentucky based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 42101 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 42101 is White. The current unemployment level in 42101 is 4.1%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density229 People per Square Mile
Total Households19,755
Percentage High Income Households0.6%
Median Household Income (2021)$43,237
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$423,930
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)4.1%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 75.91%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 50.96%

42101 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American840.13%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1720.27%

42101 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American210.25%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander770.93%

42101 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,5116.09%
Bachelor Degree3,57214.39%
High School Diploma8,47434.14%
No High School Diploma5272.12%
GED or Alternate2,2879.22%
1 or More Years of College4,36517.59%
Associates Degree2,0008.06%
Masters Degree1,5586.28%
Professional Degree1310.53%
Doctorate Degree3931.58%

42101 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 42101
RegionBowling Green Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaBowling Green, KY
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area271 Square Miles

42101 Politics

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42101 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion71a - Crawford-Mammoth Cave Uplands

42101 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25283745546367665846372946
Avg Max Temp (°F)43495969778589888170584768
Avg Precip (In.)

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