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Welcome to Bowie ...
The city of Bowie is located in Montague County.
The location of Bowie has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Bowie has a population of 5,059 people<2> (see below for details).
Bowie is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bowie lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bowie is within the (940) area code.
The ZIP code for Bowie: 76230<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Bowie had an population of 5,059 people. This is a decrease of 3.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.07% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bowie had a population of 5,218 people (which is 26.46% of the total population of Montague County). This makes Bowie the county's most populous community.
The population of Bowie represents 0.02% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 327th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,218 people, the population of Bowie has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,219 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bowie.
Communities Also Named Bowie ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Bowie - they are located in Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bowie.
Communities near Bowie ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bowie.
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 Bowie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowie.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bowie. 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 Bowie.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowie. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bowie.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowie ...
Looking for more information about Bowie? 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 Bowie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bowie.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 24 May 2020