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Welcome to Branchton ...

Branchton is located in Butler County<1>.

Branchton is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Branchton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Branchton - they are located in Florida and Ontario.

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

Communities near Branchton ...

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

  • New Castle [Lawrence County]
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    • New Castle [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Branchton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<4>
  • Butler [Butler County]
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    • Butler [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Branchton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<4>
  • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
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    • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Branchton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<4>
  • New Wilmington [Lawrence County]
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    • New Wilmington [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Branchton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,197 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Wilmington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Wilmington<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mercer [Mercer County]
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      • Mercer [Mercer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Branchton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,882 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercer<4>
    • Prospect [Butler County]
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      • Prospect [Butler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Branchton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prospect<4>
    • Stoneboro [Mercer County]
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      • Stoneboro [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Branchton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 980 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stoneboro<4>
    • Chicora [Butler County]
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      • Chicora [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Branchton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chicora have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicora<4>
    • Harrisville [Butler County]
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      • Harrisville [Butler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Branchton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<4>
    • Parker [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
      • Parker [Armstrong County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Branchton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 802 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parker have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Branchton ...

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

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About Butler County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Butler County: www.co.butler.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Butler, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Branchton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Branchton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Branchton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Branchton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Branchton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0725, Longitude: -79.9859    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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