Charles Averill Barlow (March 17, 1858 – October 3, 1927) was a U.S. Representative from California.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Barlow attended the common schools. He moved to Ventura, California, in 1875 and to San Luis Obispo County, California, 1889.
He was a farmer and businessman. J Barlow served as member of the California State Assembly from 1892 to 1893. He served as chairman of the People's Party state convention in 1896.
Barlow was elected as a Populist to the 55th Congress in the 1896 elections. (March 4, 1897-March 3, 1899). He was not a candidate for renomination.
Barlow served as delegate to the 1912 and 1920 Democratic National Conventions. Barlow died in Bakersfield, California. He was interred in Union Cemetery, in Bakersfield.