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Welcome to Browning ...

The city of Browning is primarily located in Linn County<1>. A portion of Browning extends into Sullivan County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Browning has a population of 245 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Browning is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Browning lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Browning lies within the (660) area code.

The ZIP code for Browning: 64630<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Browning had an population of 245 people. This is a decrease of 7.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Browning had a population of 265 people. This makes Browning the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 265 people, the population of Browning decreased 16.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 317 people).

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

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 in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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 14 communities that are also named Browning - they are located in California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Maine, Mississippi, 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.

  • Brookfield [Linn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookfield
    • Brookfield [Linn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Browning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,213 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookfield<7>
  • Milan [Sullivan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
    • Milan [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Browning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,775 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<7>
  • Green City [Sullivan County]
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    • Green City [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Browning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 589 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green City
  • Meadville [Linn County]
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    • Meadville [Linn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Browning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laclede [Linn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laclede
      • Laclede [Linn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Browning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laclede have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laclede
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laclede<7>
    • Linneus [Linn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linneus
      • Linneus [Linn County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Browning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 259 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linneus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linneus
    • Galt [Grundy County]
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      • Galt [Grundy County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Browning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galt<7>
    • Chula [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chula
      • Chula [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Browning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chula have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chula<7>
    • Laredo [Grundy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laredo
      • Laredo [Grundy County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Browning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 190 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laredo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laredo
    • Purdin [Linn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purdin
      • Purdin [Linn County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Browning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purdin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purdin

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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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 Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Linn, 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 Browning.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Browning - 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 Browning). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Browning 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 '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- Browning) 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 Browning. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BrowningOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browning. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0348, Longitude: -93.1600       In this case, the coordinates for Browning 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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