Bowling Green, Ohio is a tight-knit community with many advantages. Bowling Green public schools are ranked in the top 53% of Ohio school districts. In addition, it’s home to the nationally recognized Bowling Green State University, which was named on Forbes’ 2019 list of “America’s Top Colleges.” BGSU is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is designated as an Innovation and Economic Prosperity university due to its high research activity.
Amongst its many excellent programs, BGSU’s Center for Sustainability and the Environment is listed as one of Ohio’s Centers of Excellence in advanced energy due to its research on renewable energy. Environmental responsibility is emphasized throughout the community as Bowling Green is the location of Ohio’s first utility-sized wind farm.
The area offers many cultural experiences and a range of annual events. The Black Swamp Arts Festival that features fine art booths, live music, youth activities, and more. Bowling Green also hosts the Wood County Fair and the National Tractor Pulling Championships.