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Welcome to Brookwood ...

Brookwood is located in Dougherty County<1>.

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

Brookwood is 190 feet [58 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 Haleburg (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Brookwood is located in the (229) area code.

Communities Also Named Brookwood ...

While we believe that this Brookwood is located in Dougherty County, we know of another 11 Georgia communities named Brookwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bibb, Cobb, DeKalb, 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.

  • Clarks Mill [Terrell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarks Mill
    • Clarks Mill [Terrell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Brookwood
    • 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
  • Dawson [Terrell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dawson
    • Dawson [Terrell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Brookwood
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herod
    • Herod [Terrell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Brookwood
    • 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 north of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Dougherty [Worth County]
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      • East Dougherty [Worth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Brookwood
      • 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
    • Baconton [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baconton
      • Baconton [Mitchell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 813 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baconton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baconton<5>
    • Bronwood [Terrell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronwood
      • Bronwood [Terrell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 363 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronwood<5>
    • Sasser [Terrell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sasser
      • Sasser [Terrell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sasser have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sasser
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sasser<5>
    • De Witt [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Witt
      • De Witt [Mitchell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Witt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Witt
    • Turner City [Dougherty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turner City
      • Turner City [Dougherty County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Brookwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turner City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turner City

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 Dougherty 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 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 Brookwood - 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- 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: 31.6013, Longitude: -84.1782       In this case, the coordinates for Brookwood 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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