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Bow Valley is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Cedar County, Nebraska, in the United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 116.

Geography

Bow Valley is located in northern Cedar County, in the valley of West Bow Creek, a tributary of the Missouri River. Nebraska Highway 12 passes one mile north of the community, leading east 33 miles (53 km) to Ponca and west 12 miles (19 km) to Crofton. Nebraska Highway 57 passes a mile west of Bow Valley, leading south 6 miles (10 km) to Hartington.

History

A post office was established at Bow Valley in 1871, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907. The community takes its name from Bow Valley.

Coordinates: 42°42′53″N 97°14′58″W / 42.71472°N 97.24944°W / 42.71472; -97.24944


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