Bowman is a town in Orangeburg County, South Carolina. It is part of the Orangeburg Metro Area, and has a total area of 1.2 square miles, all of which is land. The town was chartered in the late nineteenth century, and is historically a major cotton producer.
Manufacturing, construction and transportation are the major contributors to the local economy. One of the local attractions is the UFO Welcome Center roadside attraction. Bethune-Bowman Elementary School and Bethune-Bowman Middle School are the local public schools. The closest hospital is the TRMC of Orangeburg and Calhoun, located about 14 miles away in Orangeburg. The cost of living here is 16.40% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 46 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 92. Snowfall is about an inch annually.