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Welcome to Briarwood ...

Briarwood is located in Tuscaloosa County<1>.

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

Briarwood is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Briarwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Briarwood lies within the (205) area code.

Communities Also Named Briarwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Briarwood - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia (7), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland (4), Mississippi (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (3), Utah and Virginia (5).

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

Communities near Briarwood ...

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

  • Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 102,819 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuscaloosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscaloosa<5>
  • Northport [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Northport [Tuscaloosa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,075 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northport<5>
  • Moundville [Hale County]
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    • Moundville [Hale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,497 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moundville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundville<5>
  • Brookwood [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Brookwood [Tuscaloosa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,833 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookwood<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vance [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Vance [Tuscaloosa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vance 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 Vance<5>
    • Coaling [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Coaling [Tuscaloosa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,633 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coaling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Bibb [Bibb County]
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      • North Bibb [Bibb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Bibb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Coker [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Coker [Tuscaloosa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 953 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coker<5>
    • Ingleside Village [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingleside Village
      • Ingleside Village [Tuscaloosa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingleside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Peterson [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Peterson [Tuscaloosa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peterson 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 Briarwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Briarwood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Briarwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Tuscaloosa, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Briarwood - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Briarwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Briarwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2065, Longitude: -87.4889       In this case, the coordinates for Briarwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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