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Welcome to Bow Valley ...

Bow Valley is located in Cedar County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Bow Valley: Bow Vly. (or less commonly used: Bow Vally. or Bow Vlly.)

Bow Valley is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Bow Valley: (402) & (531)<3>

Communities near Bow Valley ...

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

  • Yankton [Yankton County]
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    • Yankton [Yankton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Bow Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yankton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,687 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yankton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yankton<6>
  • Vermillion [Clay County]
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    • Vermillion [Clay County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Bow Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vermillion have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,926 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vermillion<6>
  • Hartington [Cedar County]
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    • Hartington [Cedar County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Bow Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartington<6>
  • Crofton [Knox County]
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    • Crofton [Knox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Bow Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crofton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 663 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crofton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Coleridge [Cedar County]
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      • Coleridge [Cedar County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Bow Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coleridge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 450 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coleridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coleridge<6>
    • Gayville [Yankton County]
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      • Gayville [Yankton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Bow Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 396 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gayville<6>
    • Newcastle [Dixon County]
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      • Newcastle [Dixon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Bow Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcastle<6>
    • Meckling [Clay County]
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      • Meckling [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bow Valley
      • Estimated population in 2014: 231 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meckling<6>
    • Westreville [Clay County]
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      • Westreville [Clay County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Bow Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westreville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 208 people
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    • Wynot [Cedar County]
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      • Wynot [Cedar County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Bow Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wynot
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wynot<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bow Valley ...

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

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About Cedar County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cedar County: www.co.cedar.ne.us/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Cedar, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bow Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bow Valley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bow Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bow Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bow Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7146, Longitude: -97.2493    
<5>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.
<6>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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