Bowdle is located close to the center of South Dakota. Bowdle is between the Edmunds, Mcpherson, Walworth county. Bowdle has 0.64 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bowdle population is 491, which has shrunk 14.01% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 10.58% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Bowdle median household income is $46,818 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 84.20% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 42.67% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bowdle median house value is $39,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 39.78% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.48% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Bowdle is much better than the state average in quality. The Bowdle area code is 605.