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Welcome to Branchville ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Branchville has a population of 116 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Branchville is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Branchville had an population of 116 people. This is an increase of 1.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Branchville had a population of 114 people. This makes Branchville the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 114 people, the population of Branchville decreased 7.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 123 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, South Carolina, Tennessee (2) and Texas.

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.

  • Franklin [Franklin City]
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    • Franklin [Franklin City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,833 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
  • Emporia [Emporia City]
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    • Emporia [Emporia City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,257 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emporia<5>
  • Murfreesboro [Hertford County]
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    • Murfreesboro [Hertford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,868 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murfreesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murfreesboro<5>
  • Courtland [Southampton County]
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    • Courtland [Southampton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,214 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Courtland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Garysburg [Northampton County]
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      • Garysburg [Northampton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 913 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garysburg<5>
    • Conway [Northampton County]
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      • Conway [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 721 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conway have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conway<5>
    • Woodland [Northampton County]
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      • Woodland [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 701 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodland<5>
    • Seaboard [Northampton County]
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      • Seaboard [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 541 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seaboard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seaboard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seaboard<5>
    • Jackson [Northampton County]
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      • Jackson [Northampton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 452 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<5>
    • Newsoms [Southampton County]
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      • Newsoms [Southampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 298 people
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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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Branchville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with 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).

We also found Branchville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About Southampton County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Southampton County: www.southamptoncounty.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Southampton, 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: 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: 36.5703, Longitude: -77.2487    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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