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Welcome to Bowersville ...

The town of Bowersville is located in Hart County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bowersville has a population of 491 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bowersville.

Bowersville is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Bowersville: (706) & (762)<4>

The ZIP code for Bowersville: 30516<5>

Websites for Bowersville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.hart-chamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Bowersville, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bowersville had an population of 491 people. This is an increase of 5.59% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bowersville had a population of 465 people. This makes Bowersville the county's 2nd most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bowersville.

Adding Bowersville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bowersville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bowersville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bowersville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bowersville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bowersville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Bowersville - they are located in Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

Communities near Bowersville ...

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

  • Dalton [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton
    • Dalton [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Bowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
  • Hartwell [Hart County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartwell
    • Hartwell [Hart County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Bowersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartwell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartwell<7>
  • Madison Springs [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison Springs
    • Madison Springs [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Bowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,210 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Madison Springs:
    • Alexanderville
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  • Jarrett [Stephens County]
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    • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Bowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarrett
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Royston [Franklin County]
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      • Royston [Franklin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Bowersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,562 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royston<7>
    • Lavonia [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavonia
      • Lavonia [Franklin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the north of Bowersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lavonia have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavonia<7>
    • Franklin Springs [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Springs
      • Franklin Springs [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Bowersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,187 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin Springs<7>
    • Bowman [Elbert County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowman
      • Bowman [Elbert County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Bowersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 812 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowman<7>
    • Cromers [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cromers
      • Cromers [Franklin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Bowersville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cromers have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cromers
    • Carnesville [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carnesville
      • Carnesville [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Bowersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 602 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carnesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carnesville<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowersville ...

Looking for more information about Bowersville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bowersville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bowersville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hart County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hart County: www.hartcountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Hart, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bowersville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bowersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Bowersville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bowersville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Bowersville) 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 Bowersville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BowersvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3729, Longitude: -83.0830    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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