Caroline County is located in eastern Virginia. The County Seat is Bowling Green and the largest city is Bowling Green. The Official Web Site is located at https://co.caroline.va.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 29,778 and the 2010 census population was 28,558. The land area is 527.51 square miles and there are 54.1 persons per square mile.
66.9% of the population is White, 28.4% is Black or African American, 4% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.8% is Asian, 0.8% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 3% is two or more races. 80.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 16.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $188,400, there are 10,680 households, an average of 2.56 persons per household. The per capita income is $25,718, the median household income is $57,218, and 12.7% of the persons in Caroline County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,142. Retail sales (in $1000) were $365,938, and sales per capita were $13,410. The percentage of black-owned firms is 21.7%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 27.2%.
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