About This Place
Bowdon is a city in Wells County, North Dakota in the United States. The population was 131 at the 2010 census.
Bowdon was founded in 1899 by Richard Sykes, a landowner from England who named it after Bowdon, near Manchester where he lived.
Bowdon is located at 47°28′13″N 99°42′31″W / 47.47028°N 99.70861°W / 47.47028; -99.70861 (47.470253, -99.708491).