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Town of Brandon, Vermont

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Welcome to Brandon ...

The Town of Brandon is located in Rutland County.

The location of Brandon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Brandon has a population of 3,790 people<2> (see below for details).

Brandon is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Brandon is within the (802) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Brandon had a population of 3,966 people (which is 6.43% of the total population of Rutland County). This makes Brandon the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Brandon represents 0.63% of the total population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,966 people, the population of Brandon increased 1.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,917 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Brandon had an population of 3,790 people. This is a decrease of 4.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.24% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Brandon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Ticonderoga (NY)   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Castleton   [Map]   4,609   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clarendon   [Map]   2,450   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fair Haven   [Map]   2,593   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Middlebury   [Map]   8,598   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pittsford   [Map]   2,828   S   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brandon.

Communities Also Named Brandon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Brandon - it's located in New York.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brandon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brandon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brandon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brandon:

Websites for Brandon ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brandon ...

Looking for more information about Brandon? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Rutland County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Brandon:

The official website for State of Vermont:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brandon.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brandon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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- Brandon) 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 Brandon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Brandon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brandon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7981, Longitude: -73.0876     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brandon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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