Bowling Green, Virginia

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.4%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.8% for Black residents)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.85
Virginia average:

2.26
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Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Virginia:

3.0%
Most common industries in Bowling Green, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (16.2%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (19.8%)
  • Construction (14.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Utilities (4.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (11.9%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Bowling Green, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Top executives (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
  • Top executives (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Top executives (3.4%)

Average climate in Bowling Green, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bowling Green, Virginia average temperatures Bowling Green, Virginia average precipitation Bowling Green, Virginia humidity Bowling Green, Virginia wind speed Bowling Green, Virginia snowfall Bowling Green, Virginia sunshine Bowling Green, Virginia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.0
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 6.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.00
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Bowling Green-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.5 miles away from the Bowling Green town center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 4/1/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bowling Green-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.3 miles away from Bowling Green center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 172.4 miles away from Bowling Green center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 287.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.6 miles away from Bowling Green center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 37.6 miles away from Bowling Green center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 72.6 miles away from Bowling Green center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Caroline County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Ice Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bowling Green topographic map

Main business address for: UNION BANKSHARES CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Bowling Green:

  • BOWLING GREEN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (120 ANDERSON AVENUE)
  • BMA - BOWLING GREEN (102 W BROADDUS AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Bowling Green:

  • MARY WASHINGTON HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • SPOTSYLVANIA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • CUIDADO CASERO HOME CARE OF VA (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)

Airports located in Bowling Green:

Amtrak station near Bowling Green:

  • 18 miles: FREDERICKSBURG (CAROLINE ST. & LAFAYETTE BLVD.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bowling Green:

  • University of Mary Washington (about 19 miles; Fredericksburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,506)
  • J Sargeant Reynolds Community College (about 30 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 8,271)
  • Germanna Community College (about 33 miles; Locust Grove, VA; FT enrollment: 4,455)
  • Virginia Union University (about 35 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • University of Richmond (about 35 miles; University of Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 3,745)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (about 36 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 26,647)
  • College of Southern Maryland (about 40 miles; La Plata, MD; FT enrollment: 5,775)

Library in Bowling Green:

  • CAROLINE LIBRARY, INC. (Operating income: $440,446; Location: 17202 RICHMOND TURNPIKE; 63,750 books; 2,885 audio materials; 3,198 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bowling Green: Caroline County Department of Fire / Rescue (A), Caroline County Sheriff's Office (B), Caroline County Fire and Rescue / Bowling Green Volunteer Rescue Squad Rescue 1 (C), Caroline County Fire and Rescue / Bowling Green Volunteer Fire Department Company 1 (D), Bowling Green Police Department (E), Virginia State Police Division 1 Area 44 Office (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Bowling Green: UNION BANKSHARES CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Bowling Green Visitor's Center (109 Courthouse Lane).

Hotel: Bowling Green Motel (18138 A P Hill Boulevard).

Birthplace of: Reuben Chapman - Politician.

Caroline County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bowling Green and their reported violations in the past:

BOWLING GREEN, TOWN OF (Population served: 1,190, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Incl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-11-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-26-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
RELAX INN-BOWLING GREEN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-05-2007), St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.9%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
115 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
123 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Bowling Green (2011 data):

  • Union First Market Bank: Bowling Green Branch at 211 North Main Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/16: Bank assets: $3,888.6 mil, Deposits: $3,181.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 99 total offices, Holding Company: Union First Market Bankshares Corporation
  • EVB: Bowling Green Branch at 202 North Main Street, branch established on 1980/09/29. Info updated 2008/08/25: Bank assets: $1,061.5 mil, Deposits: $834.3 mil, headquarters in Tappahannock, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc.
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Virginia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bowling Green
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bowling Green, VA (based on Caroline County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,25020
Mainline Protestant1,80811
Black Protestant7714
Catholic7711
Other11
None18,944-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Caroline County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Caroline County:

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Caroline County:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Caroline County:

10.2%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Caroline County:

29.7%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bowling Green:

49.2%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bowling Green:

44.4%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Bowling Green:

29.3
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.0%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bowling Green:

6.9
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Bowling Green:

52.6%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Bowling Green:

75.1%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bowling Green, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 2$4,528$27,1680$0
Other and Unallocable 2$3,722$22,3321$1,168
Sewerage 2$6,324$37,9440$0
Financial Administration 1$3,314$39,7680$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,250
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$8,660
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$2,878
Totals for Government 7$17,888$30,66513$13,956

Bowling Green government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,255,000 ($1933.96)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $288,000 ($247.00)
    Water Utilities: $284,000 ($243.57)
    Central Staff Services: $243,000 ($208.40)
    Financial Administration: $102,000 ($87.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $97,000 ($83.19)
    Police Protection: $53,000 ($45.45)
    General Public Buildings: $28,000 ($24.01)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($18.87)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $10,000 ($8.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $59,000 ($50.60)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $400,000 ($343.05)

Bowling Green government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $349,000 ($299.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $85,000 ($72.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $65,000 ($55.75)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($3.43)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.86)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000 ($196.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $44,000 ($37.74)
    Highways: $1,000 ($0.86)
  • Tax - Property: $599,000 ($513.72)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $79,000 ($67.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $25,000 ($21.44)
    Public Utility License: $5,000 ($4.29)
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,000 ($1.72)

Bowling Green government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,705,000 ($3177.53)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,705,000 ($3177.53)

Bowling Green government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,391,000 ($1192.97)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,462,000 ($1253.86)

9.05% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,731 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.05%
Virginia average:

9.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Spotsylvania County, VA  2.24% ($45,172 average AGI)
from Stafford County, VA  0.99% ($47,302)
from Fredericksburg city, VA  0.61% ($43,423)


7.81% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,662 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.81%
Virginia average:

9.76%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Spotsylvania County, VA  1.67% ($52,833 average AGI)
to Hanover County, VA  0.81% ($57,290)
to Henrico County, VA  0.60% ($38,087)
Businesses in Bowling Green, VA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1RadioShack1
GNC1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1
Pizza Hut1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bowling Green:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WREJ (1540 AM; 10 kW; RICHMOND, VA)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bowling Green:

  • WWUZ (96.9 FM; BOWLING GREEN, VA; Owner: THE FREE LANCE-STAR PUBLISHING CO. OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • WJYJ (90.5 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WFLS-FM (93.3 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: THE FREE LANCE-STAR PUBLISHING CO. OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • WBQB (101.5 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBTJ (106.5 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGRQ (95.9 FM; COLONIAL BEACH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCDX (92.1 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCUL (103.1 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: JOYNER LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCVE-FM (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGRX (104.5 FM; FALMOUTH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMXB (103.7 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYSK-FM (99.3 FM; SPOTSYLVANIA, VA; Owner: THE FREE LANCE-STAR PUBLISHING CO. OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • WYFJ (100.1 FM; ASHLAND, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bowling Green:

  • WUPV (Channel 65; ASHLAND, VA; Owner: BELL BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCVE-TV (Channel 23; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRLH-TV (Channel 35; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: WRLH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXOB-LP (Channel 17; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: KM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVR-TV (Channel 6; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: ELCOM OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WCVW (Channel 57; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRIC-TV (Channel 8; PETERSBURG, VA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF RICHMOND, INC.)
  • WWBT (Channel 12; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF VIRGINIA)
  • W48BI (Channel 48; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

Bowling Green fatal accident list:

Nov 17, 2008 02:04 PM, Us- 301, Chase Street, Lat: 38.050860, Lon: -77.341000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 18, 2007 12:35 AM, Us-301, Lat: 38.049339, Lon: -77.346689, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 2004 09:40 PM, Sr-207, Rt-1202, Lat: 38.046582, Lon: -77.358456, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 17, 2001 10:15 AM, Sr-207, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Sep 7, 1984 09:03 AM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 200ft / 60.6mTotal length
  • $1,412,000Total costs
  • 83,788Total average daily traffic
  • 5,947Total average daily truck traffic
  • 125,046Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bowling Green, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bowling Green, VA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bowling Green)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • City Water Tower117 Butler St (Lat: 38.052917 Lon: -77.344972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPJS545,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.187 MHz, Grant Date: 10/04/1996, Expiration Date: 10/04/2006, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2001, Certifier: Steven D Jacoby, Registrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 10451 Twin Rivers Rd Ste 207, Columbia, MD 21044, Fax: (301) 596-1121
  • City Water Twr 117 Butler St (Lat: 38.052917 Lon: -77.344972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPKA664,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.512 MHz, Grant Date: 01/07/1997, Expiration Date: 01/07/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/09/2001, Certifier: Steven D Jacoby, Registrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 10451 Twin Rivers Rd Ste 207, Columbia, MD 21044, Fax: (301) 596-1121

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Div Of Forestry Ofc (Lat: 38.051806 Lon: -77.343861), Type: Building, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KSZ502,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, 151.265 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.475 MHz, 159.255 MHz, 159.285 MHz, 159.360 MHz, 159.465 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2015, Expiration Date: 03/05/2025, Registrant: Fcca, 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 398-0825, Fax: (717) 778-4237, Email:
  • Basement Of Jail (Lat: 38.034028 Lon: -77.345528), Call Sign: KVA390, Licensee ID: L00035541,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.2000 MHz, 39.5400 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2013, Expiration Date: 12/07/2023, Registrant: County Of Caroline, 118 Courthouse Lane, Bowling Green, VA 22427, Phone: (804) 633-5400, Fax: (804) 633-1124, Email:
  • Hwy 301s 1 Mi S (Lat: 38.033194 Lon: -77.342194), Call Sign: KVS928, Licensee ID: L00004395,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.450 MHz, 451.450 MHz, Grant Date: 12/22/1999, Expiration Date: 12/22/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2001, Registrant: Gte South Incorporated, Mc: Hqb07a12, Irving, TX 75015-2210
  • BOWLING GREEN, Vdot Bowling Green (Lat: 38.079944 Lon: -77.363889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQJB473, Licensee ID: L00001751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.2800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/2018, Expiration Date: 07/15/2028, Certifier: William A Brown, Registrant: Virginia, Commonwealth Of, Dept Of Transportation, 1401 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219, Phone: (804) 662-7346, Fax: (804) 662-7330, Email:
  • Lat: 38.039111 Lon: -77.347278, Call Sign: WRAH572,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.712 MHz, 457.762 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2017, Expiration Date: 11/20/2027, Certifier: J D Satterwhite, Registrant: Radio Communications Of Virginia, 1282 Mountain Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060, Phone: (804) 266-8999

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bowling Green)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2819S , Serial Number: 15066719, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 07/14/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Frank B Ii Beale, 20371 Beale Ln, Bowling Green, VA 22427

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of reported fires - 59 took place in 2005, and the least - 2 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Bowling Green, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (43.7%), and Outside Fires (34.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bowling Green, VA
    • 5543.7%Structure Fires
    • 4334.1%Outside Fires
    • 2116.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 75.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bowling Green, VA
Most common first names in Bowling Green, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8072.5 years
James7866.3 years
Mary5681.6 years
John5074.4 years
Robert4671.8 years
George4070.7 years
Charles3468.3 years
Ruth3482.7 years
Annie2886.6 years
Elizabeth2682.5 years
Most common last names in Bowling Green, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor3469.6 years
Carter3472.3 years
Coleman3472.2 years
Baylor3275.3 years
Myers3065.0 years
Washington3078.7 years
Wright2870.9 years
Martin2878.2 years
Brooks2873.4 years
Johnson2871.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bowling Green, VA
  • 79.6%Electricity
  • 18.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bowling Green, VA
  • 93.9%Electricity
  • 3.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.1%Wood


Bowling Green compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

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