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(Dougherty County)

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Welcome to Brentwood ...

Brentwood is located in Dougherty County<1>.

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

Brentwood is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Brentwood (for example, toward Haleburg (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Brentwood lies within the (229) area code.

Communities Also Named Brentwood ...

While we believe that this Brentwood is located in Dougherty County, we know of another 3 Georgia communities named Brentwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: DeKalb, Newton and Wayne County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 52 communities that are also named Brentwood - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas, California (2), Florida (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (6) and Virginia (4).

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

Communities near Brentwood ...

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

  • Albany [Dougherty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
    • Albany [Dougherty County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Brentwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 70,839 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<5>
  • Hinds [Dougherty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinds
    • Hinds [Dougherty County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Brentwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinds have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinds
  • Clarks Mill [Terrell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarks Mill
    • Clarks Mill [Terrell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Brentwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,637 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarks Mill
  • Eugemar [Dougherty County]
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    • Eugemar [Dougherty County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Brentwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,367 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eugemar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eugemar
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dawson [Terrell County]
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      • Dawson [Terrell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Brentwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,124 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dawson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dawson<5>
    • Herod [Terrell County]
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      • Herod [Terrell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Brentwood
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,384 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herod have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herod
    • Leesburg [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leesburg
      • Leesburg [Lee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Brentwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesburg<5>
    • East Dougherty [Worth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Dougherty
      • East Dougherty [Worth County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Brentwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,398 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Dougherty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Dougherty
    • Relswood Terrace [Dougherty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Relswood Terrace
      • Relswood Terrace [Dougherty County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Brentwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Relswood Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Relswood Terrace
    • Baconton [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baconton
      • Baconton [Mitchell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Brentwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 813 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baconton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baconton<5>

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 Brentwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brentwood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brentwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Dougherty County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dougherty County: www.dougherty.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Dougherty, 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 Brentwood - 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- Brentwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brentwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6191, Longitude: -84.2455       In this case, the coordinates for Brentwood 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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