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Welcome to Bowers Hill ...

Bowers Hill is located in New Haven County<1>.

Bowers Hill is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Bowers Hill lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Bowers Hill: (203) and (475)<3>

Communities Also Named Bowers Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bowers Hill - they are located in Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Bowers Hill ...

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

  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Bowers Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<5>
  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Bowers Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
  • New Haven [New Haven County]
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    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Bowers Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130,250 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Haven<5>
  • New Haven [New Haven County]
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    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Bowers Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130,250 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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      • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bowers Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<5>
    • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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      • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bowers Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Bowers Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<5>
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Bowers Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Fairfield [Fairfield County]
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      • Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Bowers Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hamden [New Haven County]
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      • Hamden [New Haven County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Bowers Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 60,556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamden

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 Bowers Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowers Hill.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bowers Hill. 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 Bowers Hill.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowers Hill. See our Newspapers Page for Bowers Hill.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowers Hill ...

Looking for more information about Bowers Hill? 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 Bowers Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bowers Hill.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Connecticut

About New Haven County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including New Haven, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bowers Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bowers Hill) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bowers Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bowers Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowers Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4071, Longitude: -73.1624    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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