Bowmansville, Pennsylvania

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Bowmansville, Pennsylvania
census-designated place
Bowmansville, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Bowmansville, Pennsylvania
Bowmansville, Pennsylvania
Location within the state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°11′48″N 76°01′03″W / 40.19667°N 76.01750°W / 40.19667; -76.01750Coordinates: 40°11′48″N 76°01′03″W / 40.19667°N 76.01750°W / 40.19667; -76.01750
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Lancaster
Township Brecknock
Founded 1820
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,077
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 17507

Bowmansville is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place located in Brecknock Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Bowmansville is home to a newly renovated Pennsylvania Turnpike service plaza. The population was 2,077 residents as of the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Bowmansville was named for Samuel Bowman, an early settler.[1]

The Bowmansville Roller Mill and John B. Good House are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brecknock Township's Interesting History". Reading Eagle. 1 May 1914. p. 17. Retrieved 23 April 2015. 
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.