A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Brentwood ...
The location of Brentwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Brentwood is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Brentwood lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Brentwood: (912)
Communities Also Named Brentwood ...
While we believe that this Brentwood is located in Wayne County, we know of another 3 Georgia communities named Brentwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: DeKalb, Dougherty and Newton 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.
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.
Adding Brentwood to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Brentwood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Brentwood was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.
We also found Brentwood in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brentwood on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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 Wayne County: www.co.wayne.ga.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022