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Welcome to Bronson ...

The town of Bronson is located in Levy County<1> and is the County Seat for Levy County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bronson has a population of 1,147 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bronson.

Bronson is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Bronson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bronson is within the (352) area code.

The ZIP code for Bronson: 32621<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bronson had an population of 1,147 people. This is an increase of 3.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bronson had a population of 1,113 people. This makes Bronson the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,113 people, the population of Bronson increased 15.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 964 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bronson.

Adding Bronson to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bronson in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bronson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bronson on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bronson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Bronson - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Brunswick, Ohio, Ontario and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bronson.

Communities near Bronson ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bronson.

  • Newberry [Alachua County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newberry
    • Newberry [Alachua County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Bronson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,231 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberry<6>
  • Williston [Levy County]
  • Chiefland [Levy County]
  • Trenton [Gilchrist County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
    • Trenton [Gilchrist County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Bronson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,160 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Archer [Alachua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Archer
      • Archer [Alachua County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Bronson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,198 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Archer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Archer<6>
    • Fanning Springs [Gilchrist County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fanning Springs
      • Fanning Springs [Gilchrist County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Bronson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,030 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fanning Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fanning Springs<6>
    • Otter Creek [Levy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otter Creek
      • Otter Creek [Levy County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bronson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 134 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Otter Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Otter Creek<6>
    • Williston Highlands [Levy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williston Highlands
      • Williston Highlands [Levy County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Bronson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williston Highlands have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williston Highlands
    • Raleigh [Levy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
      • Raleigh [Levy County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Bronson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh
    • East Williston [Levy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Williston
      • East Williston [Levy County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Bronson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Williston

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bronson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bronson.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bronson. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bronson.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bronson. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bronson.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bronson ...

Looking for more information about Bronson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bronson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bronson.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bronson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Levy County: www.levycounty.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Levy, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bronson.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bronson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Bronson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bronson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bronson) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bronson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BronsonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bronson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.4500, Longitude: -82.6396    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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