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Bowman, South Carolina
Welcome to Bowman ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bowman has a population of 889 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bowman.
Bowman is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bowman lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bowman is within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Bowman: 29018<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bowman had an population of 889 people. This is a decrease of 8.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bowman had a population of 968 people. This makes Bowman the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Bowman represents 0.02% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 149th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 968 people, the population of Bowman decreased 19.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,198 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bowman.
Communities Also Named Bowman ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Bowman - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bowman.
Communities near Bowman ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bowman.
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 Bowman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowman.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bowman. 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 Bowman.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowman. See our Newspapers Page for Bowman.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowman ...
Looking for more information about Bowman? 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 Bowman, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bowman.
Adding Bowman to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bowman 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 Bowman was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bowman on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Orangeburg County: www.orangeburgcounty.org/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022