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Welcome to Browntown ...

Browntown is located in Brantley County<1>.

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

Browntown is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Browntown: (912)

Communities Also Named Browntown ...

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

Beyond Georgia, there are 22 communities that are also named Browntown - they are located in Alabama (3), Florida, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Tennessee (2), Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Browntown ...

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

  • Groveside Park [Glynn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groveside Park
    • Groveside Park [Glynn County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Browntown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,152 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groveside Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groveside Park
  • Jesup [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jesup
    • Jesup [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Browntown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,847 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jesup
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jesup<5>
  • Nahunta [Brantley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nahunta
    • Nahunta [Brantley County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Browntown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,165 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nahunta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nahunta<5>
  • Raybon [Brantley County]
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    • Raybon [Brantley County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Browntown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,094 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raybon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raybon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Screven [Wayne County]
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      • Screven [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Browntown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Screven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Screven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Screven<5>
    • Blythe Island [Glynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe Island
      • Blythe Island [Glynn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Browntown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 711 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe Island
    • Pendarvis [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pendarvis
      • Pendarvis [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Browntown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 562 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pendarvis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pendarvis
    • Offerman [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Offerman
      • Offerman [Pierce County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Browntown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 438 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Offerman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Offerman<5>
    • Shady Acres [Glynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shady Acres
      • Shady Acres [Glynn County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Browntown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shady Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shady Acres
    • Thalmann [Glynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thalmann
      • Thalmann [Glynn County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Browntown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thalmann

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Browntown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Brantley County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brantley County: www.brantleycounty.org/

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 Brantley, 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 Browntown - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Browntown) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browntown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3374, Longitude: -81.7818       In this case, the coordinates for Browntown 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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