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Welcome to Brockton ...
The location of Brockton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Brockton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Brocktonian<3>
Brockton is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Brockton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Brockton: (706) & (762)<5>
Websites for Brockton ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.jacksoncountyga.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Brockton, the following might be of interest:
Adding Brockton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Brockton 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 Brockton was
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brockton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Brockton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Brockton - they are located in Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana (2), Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island and South Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brockton.
Communities near Brockton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brockton.
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 Brockton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brockton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brockton. 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 Brockton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brockton. See our Newspapers Page for Brockton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brockton ...
Looking for more information about Brockton? 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 Brockton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brockton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 23 Sep 2021