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Welcome to Broughton ...

Broughton is located in Jasper County<1>.

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

Broughton is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Broughton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Broughton: This one is located in Jasper County and the other is located in Morgan County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 8 communities that are also named Broughton - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Nova Scotia, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Broughton ...

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

  • Covington [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
    • Covington [Newton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Broughton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,386 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<5>
  • Eatonton [Putnam County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eatonton
    • Eatonton [Putnam County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Broughton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,840 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eatonton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eatonton<5>
  • East Wood [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Wood
    • East Wood [Newton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Broughton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,725 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Wood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Wood
  • Social Circle [Walton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Social Circle
    • Social Circle [Walton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Broughton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,630 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Social Circle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Social Circle<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Madison [Morgan County]
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      • Madison [Morgan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Broughton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
    • Monticello [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
      • Monticello [Jasper County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Broughton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,766 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<5>
    • Oxford [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford
      • Oxford [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Broughton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,337 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
    • Porterdale [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Porterdale
      • Porterdale [Newton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Broughton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Porterdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Porterdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Porterdale<5>
    • Rutledge [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rutledge
      • Rutledge [Morgan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Broughton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 831 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutledge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutledge<5>
    • Newton Woods [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton Woods
      • Newton Woods [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Broughton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 575 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton Woods

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Broughton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Jasper County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Broughton. 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 Jasper, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Broughton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Broughton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Broughton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5054, Longitude: -83.6532       In this case, the coordinates for Broughton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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