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Branchville, Georgia

Branchville Community
Country United States
State Georgia
County Mitchell
Area
 • Total 98.5 sq mi (255 km2)
Elevation
140 ft (40 m)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total 1,090
 • Density 11/sq mi (4/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 229

Branchville is an unincorporated community located in Mitchell County, Georgia, United States.

Geography

Branchville has a latitude at 31.15 and a longitude at -84.315. It is found on the Branchville U.S. Geological Survey Map. The only lake in the community is Gee Pond. Big Slough and Bay Pole Branch are the only flowing streams. It is located on Georgia Highway 65 at the intersection of Branchville Road. Forest Road, Sassafras Tea Road, Stillwater Road, Gee Pond Road, Branchville Church Road, and Long Leaf Road are roads that run through the area.

Demographics

As of 2007 there were 535 males and 555 females. The resident median age is 38 years. Racial make up consists of 71.1% Whites, 25.1% Blacks, 1.5% Hispanics, 1.0% Persons of mixed Race, .04% Asian, and 0.3% American. 21 Residents were not born in the U.S. 9.7% of persons are unemployed.

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