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Bowling Green is a city in and the county seat of Warren County, Kentucky, United States. As of 2015, its population of 63,616 made it the third most-populous city in the state after Louisville and Lexington; its metropolitan area had an estimated population of 165,732; and the combined statistical area it shares with Glasgow has an estimated population of 218,870. Founded by pioneers in 1798, Bowling Green was the provisional capital of Confederate Kentucky during the American Civil War. The city was the inspiration for the 1967 Everly Brothers song "Bowling Green". It is the home of numerous manufacturers, including General Motors and Fruit of the Loom. The Bowling Green Assembly Plant has been the source of all Chevrolet Corvettes built since 1981. Bowling Green is also home to the state's second-largest public university, Western Kentucky University. In 2014, Forbes magazine listed Bowling Green as one of the Top 25 Best Places to Retire in the United States.

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Staying true its name the Bowling Green city in Kentucky instantly revitalizes your eyes, the minute you step in. A beautiful play of vibrant greens and some highlights and shadows, exploring the Bowling Green tourism is an absolute sensory delight. The city also has a significant history related to some industrial giants like Fruit of the Loom and the General Motors to name a few.

If you have been contemplating a trip to this city, and more so what to do in Bowling Green, read on. The National Corvette Museum is one of the main attractions of the city, that showcases the American sportscar of Chevrolet Corvette. Then there is the Lost River Cave and Valley, a beautiful a seven-mile cave system. Other places that must be on your list of things to do in Bowling Green include the Chaney's Dairy Barn, Western Kentucky University among some more. 

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Facts and Stats for Bowling Green*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bowling Green

    Know the pollution level of Bowling Green before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Bowling Green: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bowling Green for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bowling Green.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 21.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 35.71 (Low)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.57 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.86 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bowling Green - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 54.41 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 80.5 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 29.63 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.83 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Bowling Green

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bowling Green

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.25 USD

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