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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).
The telephone area code for Lowry: (605)
While we don't have a date for the founding of Lowry, you might get a feel for its origin by knowing that their post office opened in 1907 (and then closed in 1972).
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 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.
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.
Adding Lowry to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lowry in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Lowry was the List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8> From that list, the Lowry post office opened in 1907.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lowry.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 May 2023