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Braswell, Georgia
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Welcome to Braswell ...

Braswell is located in Polk County.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Braswell had a population of 379 people.<1> (see below for details).

Braswell is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<2>.

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).

Braswell is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<3>, (678) & (770).

Population Details ...

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

Communities near Braswell ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Braswell and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2016
Acworth   [Map]   22,418   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cartersville   [Map]   20,753   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cedartown   [Map]   9,799   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,108   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Euharlee   [Map]   4,293   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kennesaw   [Map]   33,627   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Braswell.

Communities Also Named Braswell ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Braswell. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Braswell.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Braswell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Braswell.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Braswell. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Braswell.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Braswell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Braswell, area code (470, 678) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Braswell.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Braswell. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Braswell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Braswell. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9836, Longitude: -84.9585     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Braswell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Braswell.