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People

Total Population 1,266
Male Share of the Population 41.8%
Female Share of the Population 58.2%
Senior Citizens 26.5%
Employed Population 16+ 470
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 46.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,000
% Above Poverty Level 83.4%
% Below Poverty Level 16.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 33 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.9%
Median Gross Rent $912
Median House Value $232,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 37.8%
US/American 0%
English 10.1%
Irish 12.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Bowling Green Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles N of Richmond, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 60 miles S of Washington, District of Columbia
County Caroline
Standard Zip Codes 22427
Company Zip Codes 22428
Phone Area Codes 804
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.049
Longitude -77.346

Bowling Green Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CORBIN
Distance 10.5 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44.5 inches
Station ASHLAND
Distance 22 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 46 F
Apr Temp 43 to 70 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Station WALKERTON 2 NW
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 43 to 72 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 43.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ashland 7,298 $60,357
Fredericksburg 27,395 $62,361
Port Royal 99 $2

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Bowling Green Public Libraries

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Caroline Library, Inc.
17202 RICHMOND TURNPIKE
Bowling Green, Virginia
(804) 633-5455
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  • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
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  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
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  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
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