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Brookwood, Alabama
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Welcome to Brookwood ...

The town of Brookwood is located in Tuscaloosa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Brookwood has a population of 1,827 people<1> (see below for details).

Brookwood is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Brookwood is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for Brookwood: 35444<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brookwood had a population of 1,828 people. This makes Brookwood the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Brookwood represents 0.04% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 195th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,828 people, the population of Brookwood increased 23.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,483 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Brookwood had an population of 1,827 people (or an increase of 23.2% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Brookwood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Brookwood and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Coaling   [Map]   1,642   S   5 miles [8 km]
Lake View   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
North Bibb   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
North Johns   [Map]   141   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Northport   [Map]   25,045   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Peterson   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Brookwood ...

While we believe that this Brookwood is located in Tuscaloosa County, we know of another 3 Alabama communities named Brookwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Dallas, Limestone and Mobile County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 42 communities that are also named Brookwood - they are located in Colorado, Georgia (12), Illinois, Indiana (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), Texas, Utah, Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brookwood. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brookwood. 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 Brookwood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookwood ...

Looking for more information about Brookwood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brookwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Brookwood.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Brookwood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brookwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Brookwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brookwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Brookwood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brookwood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brookwood. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brookwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookwood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2393, Longitude: -87.3287     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brookwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Brookwood.