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Welcome to Bowers Hill ...

Bowers Hill is near sea level<1>.

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

Bowers Hill is located in the (757) area code.

Communities near Bowers Hill ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bowers Hill and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alantic City   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bennett Harbor   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   240,397   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hampton   [Map]   134,669   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Newport News   [Map]   179,388   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Norfolk   [Map]   244,703   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Bowers Hill.

Communities Also Named Bowers Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Bowers Hill: This one is located in Chesapeake City and the other is located in Norfolk City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 3 communities that are also named Bowers Hill - they are located in Connecticut and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bowers Hill. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bowers Hill. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowers Hill.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bowers Hill:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowers Hill ...

Looking for more information about Bowers Hill? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Bowers Hill? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bowers Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bowers Hill.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bowers Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Bowers Hill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bowers Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowers Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7868, Longitude: -76.4127     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bowers Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bowers Hill.

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This page was last modified: 03 Dec 2018
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