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Welcome to Bovard ...

Bovard is located in Butler County<1>.

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

Bovard is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Bovard ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Bovard: This one is located in Butler County and the other is located in Westmoreland County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 3 communities that are also named Bovard - they are located in Idaho and Nevada.

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

Communities near Bovard ...

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

  • Butler [Butler County]
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    • Butler [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Bovard
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<5>
  • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slippery Rock
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Bovard
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<5>
  • New Wilmington [Lawrence County]
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    • New Wilmington [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Bovard
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Wilmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Wilmington<5>
  • Mercer [Mercer County]
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    • Mercer [Mercer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Bovard
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,882 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercer<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Prospect [Butler County]
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      • Prospect [Butler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Bovard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,109 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prospect<5>
    • Stoneboro [Mercer County]
    • Chicora [Butler County]
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      • Chicora [Butler County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Bovard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chicora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicora<5>
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
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      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Bovard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 906 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<5>
    • Harrisville [Butler County]
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      • Harrisville [Butler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Bovard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 858 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<5>
    • Parker [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
      • Parker [Armstrong County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Bovard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bovard ...

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

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About Butler County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Butler County: www.co.butler.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Butler, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bovard - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Bovard) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bovard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0737, Longitude: -79.9717       In this case, the coordinates for Bovard have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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