Bowling Green is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,152 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
The overall crime rate in Bowling Green is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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.
In Bowling Green, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.86 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Bowling Green does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.