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There are 446 USDA backed residential loans in Barren county with an average loan balance of $96,363. Over 76% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 36 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $96,838. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,405 SqFt. Barren county applies the standard USDA income limits to determine loan eligibility. For a household of upto 4 people the income limit is $90,300. For a household of between 5 and 8 people the income limit is increased to $119,200.

The size of Barren County is roughly 1,294 square kilometers. There are no geographical USDA loan restrictions in this county. The influence score for Barren County is 7. Look below for the interactive county level map illustration below for more details.


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Apple Grove   •   Austin   •   Bear Wallow   •   Beckton   •   Bristletown   •   Carden   •   *Cave City   •   Cooktown   •   Coral Hill   •   Eighty Eight   •   Etoile   •   Finney   •   *Glasgow   •   Goodnight   •   Griderville   •   Haywood   •   Highland Springs   •   *Hiseville   •   Kino   •   Lecta   •   Lucas   •   Merry Oaks   •   Nobob   •   Oil City   •   Park   •   *Park City   •   Peter Creek   •   Pritchardsville   •   Railton   •   Red Cross   •   Roseville   •   Slick Rock   •   Stovall   •   Temple Hill   •   Tracy

A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find USDA properties in Barren County.

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Barren County, located in the south-central part of the great state of Kentucky, was established in 1798. It was formed from parts of Green and Warren counties and named "Barren" because the settlers noted the relative lack of trees and vegetation in the area. The county seat of Barren County is Glasgow, named after Glasgow, Scotland, which was founded in 1799.

In the early days of settlement, the county was primarily a hub for tobacco farming and cattle raising. As time went on, the economy shifted more towards providing support for various industries, including the production of agricultural products, timber, and manufacturing. The Barren River runs through the county, providing a valuable water source and giving the area a picturesque landscape.

One fun fact about Barren County is that it is home to Mammoth Cave National Park, which boasts the world's longest known cave system. With more than 400 miles of explored passageways, this incredible natural wonder draws tourists from all around the world to explore its limestone labyrinths, underground rivers, and fascinating geological formations. The Mammoth Cave National Park was established in 1941 and became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1981.


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Featured Properties from USDA Loan Eligible Regions of Barren County
21 Den Dr
Park City, KY

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1435 Beckham Rd
Smiths Grove, KY

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12324 Old Bowling Green Rd
Smiths Grove, KY

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3759 Charlie Moran Hwy
Horse Cave, KY

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