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A Taste of Owensboro, Kentucky

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT OWENSBORO?

  1. Owensboro is the third largest city by population in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It is the county seat of Daviess County. The population was 55,745 at the 2009 U.S. Census Estimate.

  2. Owensboro considers itself the "BBQ Capital of the world"; it holds its International BBQ festival and competition every second weekend in May.

  3. During the summer, the city offers "Friday After 5", a free 16-week series of outdoor concerts on the downtown riverfront. The festival includes live bands, events for families, and entertainment every Friday from 5:00 pm till 10:00 pm. An estimated 55,000 people attend the events.

Radio Stations
WSOF 89.9 FM Madisonville, KY Religious
WKVN 95.3 FM Morganfield, KY Christian Contemporary
WSTO 96.1 FM Owensboro, KY Top-40
WXMZ 99.9 FM Hartford, KY Oldies
W263BG (WVJS) 100.5 FM Owensboro, KY Oldies
WLME 102.7 FM Lewisport, KY Sports
WJLT 105.3 FM Evansville, IN Oldies
WDKS 106.1 FM Newburgh, IN Top-40
WSON 860 AM Henderson, KY Classic Hits
WNES 1050 AM Central City, KY Sports
WGAB 1180 AM Newburgh, IN Gospel Music
WTCJ 1230 AM Tell City, IN Nostalgia
WGBF 1280 AM Evansville, IN News/Talk
WTTL 1310 AM Madisonville, KY Sports
WEOA 1400 AM Evansville, IN Urban Contemporary
WVJS 1420 AM Owensboro, KY Oldies
WOMI 1490 AM Owensboro, KY Talk

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Demographics of Owensboro, Kentucky

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

90.63%

6.90%

0.12%

0.51%

1.03%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Owensboro, Kentucky

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Businesses in Owensboro, Kentucky


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Sally Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -  2682 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY (270) 683-4625

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar -  Category: Grill Restaurants - Chicken Restaurants -   4736 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY (270) 686-7800   - (visit website)

  2. Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken -  Category: Chicken Restaurants - Since 1966 Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken has been cooking up legendary flavor. -   1800 Carter Rd, Owensboro, KY (270) 683-0584   - (visit website)

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Jobs from Indeed


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WEATHER GOES HERE

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CHURCHES



  1. St Paul Ame Church -  624 Elm Street, Owensboro, KY 42301-2157 (270) 684-8020

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Blues & Jazz Club -  Category: Nitelife -   908 West 8th Street, Owensboro, KY 42301-2016 (270) 683-1648

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Owensboro Black Expo
    July - August     - (visit website)
    Festival included a parade, pageants, and basketball games.


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