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Welcome to Pembroke ...

The city of Pembroke is located in Bryan County<1> and is the County Seat for Bryan County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pembroke has a population of 2,633 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Pembroke is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Pembroke: (912)

The ZIP code for Pembroke: 31321<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pembroke had an population of 2,633 people. This is an increase of 19.9% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pembroke had a population of 2,196 people (which is 7.26% of the total population of Bryan County). This makes Pembroke the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Pembroke represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 212nd most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Pembroke ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Pembroke - they are located in Florida (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Dakota, Virginia (3) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Pembroke ...

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

  • Statesborough (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Statesborough
    • Statesborough lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Pembroke and is located in Bulloch County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,954 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesborough
  • Bloomingdale (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomingdale
    • Bloomingdale lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Pembroke and is located in Chatham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,136 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomingdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomingdale<7>
  • Guyton (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guyton
    • Guyton lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Pembroke and is located in Effingham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,371 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guyton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guyton<7>
  • Claxton (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
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    • Claxton lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Pembroke and is located in Evans County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claxton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claxton<7>
  • Brooklet (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooklet
    • Brooklet lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Pembroke and is located in Bulloch County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,935 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooklet<7>
  • Trinity (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
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    • Trinity lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Pembroke and is located in Liberty County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,893 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
  • Hagan (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagan
    • Hagan lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Pembroke and is located in Evans County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 953 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hagan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagan<7>
  • Flemington (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flemington
    • Flemington lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Pembroke and is located in Liberty County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 709 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flemington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flemington<7>
  • Midway (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
    • Midway lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Pembroke and is located in Tattnall County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 657 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
  • Martin Woods (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martin Woods
    • Martin Woods lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Pembroke and is located in Liberty County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 383 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martin Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin 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 Pembroke. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pembroke.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pembroke. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pembroke.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pembroke ...

Looking for more information about Pembroke? 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 Pembroke, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pembroke.

Adding Pembroke to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

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About Bryan County

About Georgia

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

The official website for Bryan County: www.bryancountyga.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 Bryan, 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 Pembroke.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pembroke - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Pembroke). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pembroke or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Pembroke) 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 Pembroke. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PembrokeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pembroke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1453, Longitude: -81.6184       In this case, the coordinates for Pembroke have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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