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Welcome to Brattleboro ...

The Town of Brattleboro is located in Windham County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Brattleboro has a population of 11,336 people<3> (see below for details).

Brattleboro is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Brattleboro lies within the (802) area code.

Websites for Brattleboro ...

Official Website: www.brattleboro.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brattleboro had an population of 11,336 people. This is a decrease of 5.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Brattleboro had a population of 12,046 people (which is 27.06% of the total population of Windham County). This makes Brattleboro the county's most populous community.

The population of Brattleboro represents 1.93% of the total population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 12,046 people, the population of Brattleboro has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,005 people).

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

Communities near Brattleboro ...

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

  • Keene [Cheshire County]
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    • Keene [Cheshire County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Brattleboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,699 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keene<6>
  • Greenfield [Franklin County]
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    • Greenfield [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Brattleboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,241 people
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  • Swanzey [Cheshire County]
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    • Swanzey [Cheshire County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Brattleboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,271 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swanzey<6>
  • Winchester [Cheshire County]
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    • Winchester [Cheshire County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Brattleboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walpole [Cheshire County]
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      • Walpole [Cheshire County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Brattleboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,032 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walpole<6>
    • Hinsdale [Cheshire County]
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      • Hinsdale [Cheshire County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Brattleboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,906 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinsdale<6>
    • Chesterfield [Cheshire County]
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      • Chesterfield [Cheshire County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Brattleboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,644 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesterfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<6>
    • Northfield [Franklin County]
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      • Northfield [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Brattleboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,958 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westminster [Windham County]
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      • Westminster [Windham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Brattleboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westminster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Putney [Windham County]
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      • Putney [Windham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Brattleboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,438 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Putney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Brattleboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brattleboro.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brattleboro ...

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

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About Windham County

About Vermont

The official website for Brattleboro: www.brattleboro.org/

The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Vermont's counties, including Windham, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brattleboro.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brattleboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brattleboro) 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 Brattleboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BrattleboroOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brattleboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8620, Longitude: -72.6187       In this case, the coordinates for Brattleboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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