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Welcome to Branchville ...

The town of Branchville is located in Orangeburg County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Branchville has a population of 956 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Branchville is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Branchville is located in the (803) area code.

The ZIP code for Branchville: 29432<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Branchville had an population of 956 people. This is a decrease of 6.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Branchville had a population of 1,024 people. This makes Branchville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Branchville represents 0.02% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 146th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,024 people, the population of Branchville decreased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,083 people).

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

Communities Also Named Branchville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Branchville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (2), Indiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Branchville ...

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

  • Orangeburg [Orangeburg County]
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    • Orangeburg [Orangeburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,460 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orangeburg<6>
  • Bamberg [Bamberg County]
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    • Bamberg [Bamberg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,160 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bamberg<6>
  • Denmark [Bamberg County]
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    • Denmark [Bamberg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,902 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denmark<6>
  • Saint George [Dorchester County]
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    • Saint George [Dorchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,194 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint George<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bowman [Orangeburg County]
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      • Bowman [Orangeburg County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 878 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowman<6>
    • Ehrhardt [Bamberg County]
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      • Ehrhardt [Bamberg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 477 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ehrhardt<6>
    • Rowesville [Orangeburg County]
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      • Rowesville [Orangeburg County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 275 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowesville<6>
    • Reevesville [Dorchester County]
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      • Reevesville [Dorchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 204 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reevesville<6>
    • Cordova [Orangeburg County]
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      • Cordova [Orangeburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 159 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cordova<6>
    • Smoaks [Colleton County]
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      • Smoaks [Colleton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 117 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smoaks<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 Branchville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Branchville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Branchville ...

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

Adding Branchville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Branchville 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 Branchville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

The official website for Orangeburg County: www.orangeburgcounty.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Orangeburg, 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 Branchville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Branchville - 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 town (such as Branchville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Branchville 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Branchville) 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 Branchville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BranchvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Branchville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2528, Longitude: -80.8153    
<6>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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