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Welcome to Browning ...

Browning is located in Wilcox County<1>.

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

Browning is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Browning is located in the (229) area code.

Adding Browning to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Browning 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 Browning was

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

Communities Also Named Browning ...

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

Beyond Georgia, there are 14 communities that are also named Browning - they are located in California, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Saskatchewan, Texas and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Browning ...

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

  • Fitzgerald [Ben Hill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fitzgerald
    • Fitzgerald [Ben Hill County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Browning
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fitzgerald
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fitzgerald<5>
  • Abbeville [Wilcox County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbeville
    • Abbeville [Wilcox County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Browning
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,656 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<5>
  • Rochelle [Wilcox County]
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    • Rochelle [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Browning
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,081 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rochelle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochelle<5>
  • Milan [Telfair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
    • Milan [Telfair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Browning
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 649 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pineview [Wilcox County]
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      • Pineview [Wilcox County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Browning
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 477 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineview<5>
    • Rhine [Dodge County]
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      • Rhine [Dodge County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Browning
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhine<5>
    • Chauncey [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chauncey
      • Chauncey [Dodge County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Browning
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 321 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chauncey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chauncey<5>
    • Pitts [Wilcox County]
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      • Pitts [Wilcox County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Browning
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 287 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pitts
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pitts<5>
    • Rebecca [Turner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rebecca
      • Rebecca [Turner County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Browning
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 163 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rebecca
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rebecca<5>
    • Jacksonville [Telfair County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Browning ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wilcox County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Browning. 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 Wilcox, 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 Browning - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Browning) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browning. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9174, Longitude: -83.2724       In this case, the coordinates for Browning 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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