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Welcome to Lowry ...

The town of Lowry is located in Walworth County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Lowry: LOW-ree<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lowry has a population of 6 people<4> (see below for details).

Lowry is 1,860 feet [567 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Lowry (for example, toward Virginia), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Lowry lies within the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lowry had an population of 6 people (or a decrease of 40% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lowry had a population of 6 people. This makes Lowry the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6 people, the population of Lowry decreased 40% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 10 people).

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

Communities Also Named Lowry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Lowry - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Montana and Virginia.

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

Communities near Lowry ...

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

  • Sitka [Walworth County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sitka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sitka
    • Sitka [Walworth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Lowry
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sitka
  • Selby [Walworth County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selby
    • Selby [Walworth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Lowry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selby<7>
  • Bowdle [Edmunds County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowdle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowdle
    • Bowdle [Edmunds County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Lowry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 468 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdle<7>
  • Hoven [Potter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoven
    • Hoven [Potter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Lowry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 366 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoven<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Java [Walworth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Java have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Java
      • Java [Walworth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Lowry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 127 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Java
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Java<7>
    • Akaska [Walworth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Akaska have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Akaska
      • Akaska [Walworth County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Lowry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 47 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akaska
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akaska<7>
    • Tolstoy [Potter County]
    • Glenham [Walworth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenham
      • Glenham [Walworth County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the northwest of Lowry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 105 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenham<7>
    • Lebanon [Potter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
      • Lebanon [Potter County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the southeast of Lowry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<7>
    • Gettysburg [Potter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gettysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gettysburg
      • Gettysburg [Potter County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the south of Lowry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,081 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gettysburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lowry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Walworth, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Lowry. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lowry.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lowry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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- Lowry) 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 Lowry. 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 Lowry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lowry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3155, Longitude: -99.9823       In this case, the coordinates for Lowry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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