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Welcome to Brooksville ...

Brooksville is located in Randolph County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Brooksville has a population of 559 people<3> (see below for details).

Brooksville is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The area code for Brooksville: (229)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brooksville had an population of 559 people. This is an increase of 6.68% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.08% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brooksville had a population of 524 people (or 6.79% of the total population of Randolph County).

With a 2010 count of 524 people, the population of Brooksville decreased 5.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 553 people).

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

Communities Also Named Brooksville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Brooksville - they are located in Alabama (2), Florida, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Vermont.

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

Communities near Brooksville ...

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

  • Clarks Mill [Terrell County]
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    • Clarks Mill [Terrell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Brooksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,637 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarks Mill
  • Dawson [Terrell County]
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    • Dawson [Terrell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Brooksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,124 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dawson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dawson<6>
  • Herod [Terrell County]
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    • Herod [Terrell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Brooksville
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,384 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herod have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herod
  • Cuthbert [Randolph County]
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    • Cuthbert [Randolph County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Brooksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,361 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuthbert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuthbert<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wades [Randolph County]
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      • Wades [Randolph County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wades have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wades
    • Richland [Stewart County]
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      • Richland [Stewart County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Brooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,655 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<6>
    • Lumpkin [Stewart County]
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      • Lumpkin [Stewart County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Brooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumpkin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumpkin<6>
    • Shellman [Randolph County]
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      • Shellman [Randolph County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Brooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 916 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shellman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shellman<6>
    • Plains [Sumter County]
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      • Plains [Sumter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Brooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 635 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plains<6>
    • Yeomans [Terrell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yeomans
      • Yeomans [Terrell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Brooksville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 507 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yeomans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yeomans

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brooksville ...

Looking for more information about Brooksville? 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 Brooksville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brooksville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Randolph, 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 Brooksville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brooksville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brooksville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brooksville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8735, Longitude: -84.6566       In this case, the coordinates for Brooksville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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