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Bowman, Arkansas
(Craighead County)

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The location of Bowman

Welcome to Bowman ...

Bowman is located in Craighead County.

The location of Bowman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Bowman is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Bowman lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Bowman: (870)

Communities near Bowman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bowman and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Bay   [Map]   1,805   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bono   [Map]   2,379   W   18 miles [29 km]
Brookland   [Map]   3,316   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   75,866   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Leachville   [Map]   1,792   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lepanto   [Map]   1,833   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bowman.

Communities Also Named Bowman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Bowman: This one is located in Craighead County and the other is located in Chicot County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 22 communities that are also named Bowman - they are located in California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bowman.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bowman. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bowman. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowman.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bowman:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowman ...

Looking for more information about Bowman? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Bowman? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bowman, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bowman.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Craighead County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bowman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bowman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bowman) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8231, Longitude: -90.4926     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bowman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bowman.

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