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Welcome to Bowling Green ...

Bowling Green is located in York County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Bowling Green: Bowling Grn.

Bowling Green is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Bowling Green: (803)

The ZIP code for Bowling Green: 29710<3>

Websites for Bowling Green ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yorkcountychamber.com/

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

Communities Also Named Bowling Green ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Bowling Green - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Utah and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Bowling Green ...

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

  • Gastonia [Gaston County]
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    • Gastonia [Gaston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Bowling Green
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,640 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gastonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gastonia<5>
  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Bowling Green
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<5>
  • Fort Mill [York County]
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    • Fort Mill [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Bowling Green
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Mill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Mill<5>
  • Mount Holly [Gaston County]
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    • Mount Holly [Gaston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Bowling Green
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,415 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Holly have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Holly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Holly<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belmont [Gaston County]
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      • Belmont [Gaston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bowling Green
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belmont<5>
    • Tega Cay [York County]
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      • Tega Cay [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bowling Green
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tega Cay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<5>
    • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County]
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      • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Bowling Green
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kings Mountain<5>
    • Pineville [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Pineville [Mecklenburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Bowling Green
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • York [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
      • York [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Bowling Green
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
    • Cherryville [Gaston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherryville
      • Cherryville [Gaston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Bowling Green
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville<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 Bowling Green. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowling Green.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowling Green ...

Looking for more information about Bowling Green? 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 Bowling Green, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bowling Green.

Adding Bowling Green to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About York County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for York County: www.yorkcountygov.com/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bowling Green - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Bowling Green). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bowling Green or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Bowling Green) 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 Bowling Green. 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 Bowling GreenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowling Green. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1489, Longitude: -81.2132    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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