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Welcome to Branyan ...

Branyan is located in Union County<1>.

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

Branyan is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Branyan: (662)

Communities near Branyan ...

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

  • Tupelo [Lee County]
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    • Tupelo [Lee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Branyan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tupelo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tupelo<5>
  • New Albany [Union County]
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    • New Albany [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Branyan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Albany<5>
  • Booneville [Prentiss County]
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    • Booneville [Prentiss County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Branyan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,497 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<5>
  • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County]
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    • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Branyan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,169 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontotoc
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pontotoc<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saltillo [Lee County]
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      • Saltillo [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Branyan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,062 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saltillo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltillo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saltillo<5>
    • Baldwyn [Lee County]
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      • Baldwyn [Lee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Branyan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,268 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwyn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwyn<5>
    • Verona [Lee County]
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      • Verona [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Branyan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Verona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Verona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Verona<5>
    • Guntown [Lee County]
    • Plantersville [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plantersville
      • Plantersville [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Branyan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plantersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plantersville<5>
    • Mantachie [Itawamba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantachie
      • Mantachie [Itawamba County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Branyan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,111 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantachie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantachie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mantachie<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Branyan ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Union, 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 Branyan - 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 from Point A (ie- Branyan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Branyan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4515, Longitude: -88.8012       In this case, the coordinates for Branyan 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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