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Braswell, Georgia
(Paulding County)

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Welcome to Braswell ...

The town of Braswell is primarily located in Paulding County<1>. A portion of Braswell extends into Polk County.

The location of Braswell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Braswell has a population of 386 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Braswell is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Braswell (for example, toward Piedmont (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Area Codes for Braswell: (470)<5>, (678) and (770)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Braswell had an population of 386 people. This is an increase of 1.85% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Braswell had a population of 379 people.

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

Adding Braswell to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Braswell 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 Braswell was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Braswell ...

While we believe that this Braswell is located in Paulding County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Braswell. Those communities are located in the following counties: Morgan and Polk County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 4 communities that are also named Braswell - they are located in Missouri and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Braswell ...

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

  • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw
    • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Braswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<7>
  • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw Acres
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Braswell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw Acres
  • Acworth [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acworth
    • Acworth [Cobb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Braswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,726 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acworth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Acworth<7>
  • Cartersville [Bartow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cartersville
    • Cartersville [Bartow County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Braswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cartersville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Villa Rica [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villa Rica
      • Villa Rica [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Braswell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,795 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villa Rica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Villa Rica<7>
    • Powder Springs [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powder Springs
      • Powder Springs [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Braswell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,801 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powder Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powder Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powder Springs<7>
    • Powder Springs Chase [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powder Springs Chase
      • Powder Springs Chase [Cobb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Braswell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powder Springs Chase have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powder Springs Chase
    • Dallas [Paulding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dallas
      • Dallas [Paulding County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Braswell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dallas<7>
    • Logan Trace [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Trace
      • Logan Trace [Cobb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Braswell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,880 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan Trace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan Trace
    • Ligon [Bartow County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ligon
      • Ligon [Bartow County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Braswell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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 Braswell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Braswell.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Braswell. 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 Braswell.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Braswell. See our Newspapers Page for Braswell.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Braswell ...

Looking for more information about Braswell? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Braswell, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Braswell.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Paulding County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Paulding County: www.paulding.gov/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Paulding, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Braswell.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Braswell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Braswell, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>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- Braswell) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Braswell. 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 BraswellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Braswell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9893, Longitude: -84.9630       In this case, the coordinates for Braswell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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