Bowling Green, Indiana

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Bowling Green
Unincorporated community
Bowling Green is located in Clay County, Indiana
Bowling Green
Bowling Green
Location in Clay County
Coordinates: 39°22′59″N 87°00′42″W / 39.38306°N 87.01167°W / 39.38306; -87.01167Coordinates: 39°22′59″N 87°00′42″W / 39.38306°N 87.01167°W / 39.38306; -87.01167
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clay
Township Washington
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 953
Time zone EST (UTC-5:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-5:00)
ZIP code 47833
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-06832[1]
GNIS feature ID 431404[2]

Bowling Green is an unincorporated community in Washington Township, Clay County, Indiana. It is part of the Terre Haute Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Bowling Green was incorporated as a town in 1869.[3]

Geography[edit]

Bowling Green is located at 39°22′59″N 87°00′42″W / 39.38306°N 87.01167°W / 39.38306; -87.01167.

Climate[edit]

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).[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Bowling Green, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ Blanchard, Charles (1884). Counties of Clay and Owen, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A. Battey & Company. p. 175. 
  4. ^ Climate Summary for Bowling Green, Indiana