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Bowmansville, Pennsylvania
census-designated place
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 code 17507
Area code(s) 717

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.


Bowmansville was named for Samuel Bowman, an early settler.

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

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