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Doswell is an unincorporated community in Hanover County in the Central Region of the U.S. Commonwealth of Virginia. Originally called Hanover Junction, it was located on the Virginia Central Railroad, which later became part of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad (C&O) at a crossing of the Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad, a north-south route. Both railroads are now owned by CSX Transportation, although the former Virginia Central line is leased to a short-line carrier, Buckingham Branch Railroad. The area near the Doswell train station is a popular train-watching site for railfans. The name was changed to Doswell in the early 1890s in honor of Major Thomas Doswell (1823—90). The first Doswell in the area was James Doswell, a captain in the American Revolution. Formerly consisting primarily of farmland, Doswell currently has many residents who commute to jobs in Richmond.

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Facts and Stats for Doswell*

  • Pollution Statistics in Doswell

    Know the pollution level of Doswell before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.61 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 27.94 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.82 (Low)
  • Doswell: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Doswell for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Doswell.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.42 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.14 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.53 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.35 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60 (High)
    • Attacks 35.71 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.29 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.42 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Doswell - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Doswell is 194.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.11 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 81.27 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 35.08 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.2 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.97 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 70.94 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.3 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Doswell

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Doswell

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.11 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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