Bowling Green, Indiana
|Elevation||653 ft (199 m)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-5:00)|
|GNIS feature ID||431404|
The first post office was established at Bowling Green in 1825. Bowling Green was incorporated as a town in 1869. According to one source, it was probably named after Bowling Green, Virginia.
Bowling Green is located at.
Climate is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfa". (Humid Subtropical Climate).
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Bowling Green, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10.
- "Clay County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 30 August 2014.
- Blanchard, Charles (1884). Counties of Clay and Owen, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A. Battey & Company. p. 175.
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 73. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
...but more likely the village was named for Bowling Green, Virginia...
- Climate Summary for Bowling Green, Indiana
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