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Welcome to Mowrystown ...

The village of Mowrystown is located in Highland County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mowrystown has a population of 352 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Mowrystown is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Mowrystown lies within the (937) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mowrystown had an population of 352 people. This is a decrease of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mowrystown had a population of 360 people. This makes Mowrystown the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 360 people, the population of Mowrystown decreased 3.49% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 373 people).

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

Communities near Mowrystown ...

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

  • Hillsboro [Highland County]
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    • Hillsboro [Highland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Mowrystown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,578 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<6>
  • Georgetown [Brown County]
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    • Georgetown [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Mowrystown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,216 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Georgetown<6>
  • Mount Orab [Brown County]
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    • Mount Orab [Brown County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Mowrystown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,422 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Orab have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Orab<6>
  • Bethel [Clermont County]
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    • Bethel [Clermont County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Mowrystown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Williamsburg [Clermont County]
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      • Williamsburg [Clermont County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Mowrystown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<6>
    • Peebles [Adams County]
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      • Peebles [Adams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Mowrystown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,706 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peebles<6>
    • Lynchburg [Highland County]
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      • Lynchburg [Highland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Mowrystown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,493 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynchburg<6>
    • New Vienna [Clinton County]
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      • New Vienna [Clinton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Mowrystown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,201 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Vienna<6>
    • Winchester [Adams County]
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      • Winchester [Adams County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Mowrystown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<6>
    • Seaman [Adams County]
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      • Seaman [Adams County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Mowrystown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 886 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seaman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seaman<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 Mowrystown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mowrystown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mowrystown ...

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

Adding Mowrystown to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mowrystown 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 Mowrystown was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Mowrystown on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Highland County: www.highland-co.com/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Highland, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mowrystown.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mowrystown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Mowrystown) 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 Mowrystown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MowrystownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mowrystown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0406, Longitude: -83.7518       In this case, the coordinates for Mowrystown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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