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Bowman is a city in Bowman County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for William Bowman, territorial legislator.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in North Dakota named Bowman. For links to other places called Bowman, ND, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Bowman is 46.183N. The longitude is -103.394W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,963 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,509.


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Median household income
Local
$31,645
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Bowman demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Eden
· Lowden
· Twin Buttes
Local festivals include:
  • Bowman County Fair - July 12-15, 2007
Dates often change. Check Bowman web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Bowman-Haley Lake
Historic sites and museums: Pioneer Trails Regional Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Bowman demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Bowman County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 58623 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

36% of Bowman residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bowman ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bowman was $18,851, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

20% of Bowman residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Bowman, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $258.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $604.


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Libraries in Bowman include Clara Lincoln Phelan Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Bowman County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bowman political report.

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The average commute time for Bowman workers is 10 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Bowman include Super 8.

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