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Bowen is a village in Hancock County.
The latitude of Bowen is 40.233N. The longitude is -91.062W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 689 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 513.
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40% of Bowen residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bowen ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bowen was $13,241, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Bowen residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Bowen, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $272. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $497.
Libraries in Bowen include Bowen Branch ... View libraries
Newspapers in Bowen include Augusta-Bowen-Plymouth Eagle-Scribe
Hancock County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bowen political report.
The average commute time for Bowen workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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