Bowie, Maryland

Population 55,602

Bowie is located in Prince Georges County, MD. The population is 55,602, making Bowie the largest city in Prince Georges County.

There are 14 public schools in Bowie with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Bowie is very low , and there are 57 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bowie is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Bowie property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Bowie include Fairwood, Woodmore and Glenn Dale.

Bowie Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 3.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 46.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 49.9%

Crime Rate

34.94% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 139
  • Violent Crimes: 100
  • Robbery: 44
  • Burglary: 93
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

24.28% Lower than national avg.
  • 57 offenders in Bowie
  • 10.25 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

217 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 216


Moderate 4.2%
  • Maryland unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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14 Public Schools view public schools

There are 14 K-12 public schools in Bowie, MD and 9 private schools. Homefacts rates Bowie's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
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9 Private Schools

Belair Baptist Christian Academy

Bowie Montessori Childrens House

Cornerstone Christian Academy

Greater Mt Nebo Christian Academy

Patuxent Montessori School

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Bowie, MD

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,632
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,717
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,998
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,546
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,021

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Environmental Hazards

217 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Bowie, MD has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Bowie, MD is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.44 Average
    Bowie, MD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.83°
  • February 36.77°
  • March 45.9°
  • April 56.05°
  • May 65.29°
  • June 74.66°
  • July 79.33°
  • August 76.16°
  • September 69.43°
  • October 57.83°
  • November 47°
  • December 41.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bowie, MD

Bowie, MD has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Bowie, MD has no risk of hurricanes.
Bowie, MD has a high risk of hail storms.
Bowie, MD has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bowie, MD: $106,098


Unemployment in Bowie is 4.2%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 23.46%
White Collar - 76.54%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Larry Hogan
  • Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin
  • Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski

City Representatives

  • Donna F. Edwards
  • Steny H. Hoyer

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

11 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Bowie, MD

2 Libraries view all

0 Police Stations view all

  • No police station found in Bowie, MD

1 Retirement Home view all

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