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Around Bowdre ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Memphis (TN). It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the northeast of Bowdre. Memphis (TN) has a population of 651,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Southaven. It is located about 22 miles [ km] to the northeast of Bowdre and has a population of 55,800 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Anthonyville [Crittenden County]
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    • Anthonyville [Crittenden County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Bowdre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anthonyville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Brickeys [Lee County]
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    • Brickeys [Lee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Bowdre
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  • Horseshoe Lake [Crittenden County]
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    • Horseshoe Lake [Crittenden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Bowdre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
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  • Hughes [Saint Francis County]
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    • Hughes [Saint Francis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Bowdre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,216 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughes<4>
  • Aldens [DeSoto County]
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    • Aldens [DeSoto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowdre
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  • Clayton [Tunica County]
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    • Clayton [Tunica County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Bowdre
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    • Cub Lake [DeSoto County]
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      • Cub Lake [DeSoto County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Bowdre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cub Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hernando [DeSoto County]
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      • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the east of Bowdre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando<4>
    • Horn Lake [DeSoto County]
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      • Horn Lake [DeSoto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowdre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horn Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horn Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horn Lake<4>
    • Lynchburg [DeSoto County]
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      • Lynchburg [DeSoto County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowdre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Memphis [DeSoto County]
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      • Memphis [DeSoto County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowdre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Tunica [Tunica County]
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      • North Tunica [Tunica County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Bowdre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Southhaven [DeSoto County]
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      • Southhaven [DeSoto County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowdre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tunica [Tunica County]
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      • Tunica [Tunica County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Bowdre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunica<4>
    • Walls [DeSoto County]
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      • Walls [DeSoto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowdre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,420 people
      • Former name for Walls:
      • Alpika
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walls<4>

For more communities neighboring Bowdre, please visit our County-by-County Page for Bowdre.

Tunica County ...

Bowdre is located in Tunica County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tunica County: Crittenden (AR), Lee (AR), Phillips (AR), Coahoma, DeSoto, Panola, Quitman & Tate.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bowdre ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bowdre.

Airports Near Bowdre ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Bowdre and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Bowdre.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Tunica County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tunica County: www.tunicacounty.com/

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bowdre.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bowdre) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowdre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7968, Longitude: -90.3323       In this case, the coordinates for Bowdre have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Tunica, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Bowdre), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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