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Welcome to Brookwood ...

Brookwood is located in Cobb County<1>.

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

Brookwood is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area Codes for Brookwood: (470)<4>, (678) & (770)

Communities Also Named Brookwood ...

While we believe that this Brookwood is located in Cobb County, we know of another 11 Georgia communities named Brookwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bibb, DeKalb, Dougherty, Fayette, Floyd, Forsyth, Fulton, Hall, Laurens, Paulding and Troup County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 42 communities that are also named Brookwood - they are located in Alabama (4), Colorado, 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.

Communities near Brookwood ...

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

  • Roswell [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roswell
    • Roswell [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roswell<6>
  • Marietta [Cobb County]
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    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Smyrna [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<6>
  • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
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    • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
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      • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the south of Brookwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw Acres
    • Woodstock [Cherokee County]
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      • Woodstock [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<6>
    • Canton [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
      • Canton [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,347 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<6>
    • Cartersville [Bartow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cartersville
      • Cartersville [Bartow County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cartersville<6>
    • Noonday [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noonday
      • Noonday [Cobb County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Brookwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,592 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noonday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noonday
    • Holly Springs [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
      • Holly Springs [Cherokee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,506 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<6>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Brookwood.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brookwood. See our Newspapers 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 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 Brookwood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brookwood.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cobb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cobb County: www.cobbcounty.org/

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 Cobb, 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 Brookwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Brookwood, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0723, Longitude: -84.6622       In this case, the coordinates for Brookwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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