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Welcome to Briarwood ...

Briarwood is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

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

Briarwood is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Briarwood and travel south, you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Briarwood: (813)

Communities Also Named Briarwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Briarwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, 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.

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Plant City [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plant City
    • Plant City [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,602 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plant City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plant City<5>
  • Safety Harbor [Pinellas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Safety Harbor
    • Safety Harbor [Pinellas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,964 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Safety Harbor<5>
  • Oldsmar [Pinellas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldsmar
    • Oldsmar [Pinellas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,005 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldsmar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldsmar<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bay Lake [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Lake
      • Bay Lake [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Lake
    • Cedarwood Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarwood Village
      • Cedarwood Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarwood Village
    • Central Village [Hillsborough County]
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      • Central Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Village
    • Cherry Creek [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherry Creek
      • Cherry Creek [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Briarwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Creek
    • Citrus Park [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Citrus Park
      • Citrus Park [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Citrus Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Citrus Park
    • East Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Village
      • East Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Village

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.

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 ...

The Communities of Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

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 Hillsborough County: www.hillsboroughcounty.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Hillsborough, 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 28.0502, Longitude: -82.4361       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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