Bowling Green is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,138 people and just one neighborhood, Bowling Green is the 267th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Bowling Green is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.06% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bowling Green is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bowling Green who work in sales jobs (18.75%), food service (10.34%) and office and administrative support (10.10%).
Also of interest is that Bowling Green has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Bowling Green’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bowling Green has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bowling Green a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Bowling Green is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bowling Green, the average commute to work is 32.86 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Bowling Green doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.