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Welcome to Bowman ...

Bowman is located in Craighead County<1>.

The location of Bowman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Bowman is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Bowman: (870)

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.

Communities near Bowman ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bowman.

  • Jonesboro [Craighead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesboro
    • Jonesboro [Craighead County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Bowman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 78,394 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesboro<5>
  • Paragould [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paragould
    • Paragould [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Bowman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paragould have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,986 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paragould
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paragould<5>
  • Trumann [Poinsett County]
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    • Trumann [Poinsett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Bowman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trumann have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,969 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trumann
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trumann<5>
  • Brookland [Craighead County]
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    • Brookland [Craighead County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Bowman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,674 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manila [Mississippi County]
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      • Manila [Mississippi County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Bowman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,357 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manila
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manila<5>
    • Bono [Craighead County]
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      • Bono [Craighead County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Bowman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bono have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,484 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bono
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bono<5>
    • Leachville [Mississippi County]
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      • Leachville [Mississippi County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Bowman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leachville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,864 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leachville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leachville<5>
    • Bay [Craighead County]
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      • Bay [Craighead County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bowman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,821 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay<5>
    • Lepanto [Poinsett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lepanto
      • Lepanto [Poinsett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bowman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lepanto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,807 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lepanto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lepanto<5>
    • Monette [Craighead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monette
      • Monette [Craighead County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Bowman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,595 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monette<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bowman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowman.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bowman.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowman. See our Newspapers 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.

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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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.

The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Craighead, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bowman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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       In this case, the coordinates for Bowman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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