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Welcome to Brownwood ...
The location of Brownwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Brownwood is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Brownwood lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Brownwood (for example, toward Ranburne (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Telephone area codes for Brownwood: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).
Communities Also Named Brownwood ...
While we believe that this Brownwood is located in DeKalb County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Brownwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Henry and Morgan County.
Beyond Georgia, there are 9 communities that are also named Brownwood - they are located in Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina, Texas (3) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brownwood.
Communities near Brownwood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brownwood.
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 Brownwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brownwood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brownwood. 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 Brownwood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brownwood. See our Newspapers Page for Brownwood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brownwood ...
Looking for more information about Brownwood? 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 Brownwood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brownwood.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brownwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for DeKalb County: www.co.dekalb.ga.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Sep 2021