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Welcome to Broxton ...

The city of Broxton is located in Coffee County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Broxton has a population of 1,197 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Broxton.

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

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

Broxton is located in the (912) area code.

The ZIP code for Broxton: 31519<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Broxton had an population of 1,197 people. This is an increase of 0.67% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Broxton had a population of 1,189 people. This makes Broxton the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Broxton represents 0.01% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 274th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Broxton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Broxton - it's located in Oklahoma.

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

Communities near Broxton ...

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

  • Douglas [Coffee County]
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    • Douglas [Coffee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Broxton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglas<6>
  • Nicholls [Coffee County]
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    • Nicholls [Coffee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Broxton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,332 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholls<6>
  • Oak Park [Coffee County]
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    • Oak Park [Coffee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Broxton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 470 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Park have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Mora [Coffee County]
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    • Mora [Coffee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Broxton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 444 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mora have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mora
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ambrose [Coffee County]
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      • Ambrose [Coffee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Broxton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 377 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambrose
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambrose<6>
    • Denton [Jeff Davis County]
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      • Denton [Jeff Davis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Broxton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 250 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denton<6>
    • Jacksonville [Telfair County]
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      • Jacksonville [Telfair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Broxton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<6>
    • West Green [Coffee County]
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      • West Green [Coffee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Broxton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Green have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Green
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Green<6>
    • Wray [Irwin County]
    • Fitzgerald [Ben Hill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fitzgerald
      • Fitzgerald [Ben Hill County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the west of Broxton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,615 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fitzgerald
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fitzgerald<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Broxton ...

Looking for more information about Broxton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Broxton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Broxton.

Adding Broxton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Broxton 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 Broxton was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

We also found Broxton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Coffee County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Broxton. 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 Coffee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Broxton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Broxton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Broxton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Broxton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Broxton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Broxton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BroxtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Broxton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6296, Longitude: -82.8920    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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