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Welcome to Briarwood ...

Briarwood is located in Anne Arundel County<1>.

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

Briarwood is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Briarwood ...

While we believe that this Briarwood is located in Anne Arundel County, we know of another 3 Maryland communities named Briarwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Calvert, Charles and Prince George's County.

Beyond Maryland, there are 36 communities that are also named Briarwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia (7), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (3), Utah and Virginia (5).

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

Communities near Briarwood ...

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

  • Baltimore [Baltimore City]
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    • Baltimore [Baltimore City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 586,131 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore<5>
  • Bowie [Prince George's County]
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    • Bowie [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,212 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowie<5>
  • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County]
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    • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,524 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annapolis<5>
  • Rock Hall [Kent County]
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    • Rock Hall [Kent County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hall<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Queenstown [Queen Anne's County]
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      • Queenstown [Queen Anne's County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 701 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queenstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Highland Beach [Anne Arundel County]
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      • Highland Beach [Anne Arundel County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 111 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lynwood Village [Anne Arundel County]
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      • Lynwood Village [Anne Arundel County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Watergate Village [Anne Arundel County]
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      • Watergate Village [Anne Arundel County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watergate Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Baytowne Village [Anne Arundel County]
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      • Baytowne Village [Anne Arundel County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baytowne Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baytowne Village
    • Herald Harbor [Anne Arundel County]
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      • Herald Harbor [Anne Arundel County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herald Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Briarwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Briarwood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Briarwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maryland

About Anne Arundel County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anne Arundel County: www.co.anne-arundel.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Anne Arundel, 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 Briarwood - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Briarwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Briarwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0337, Longitude: -76.4622       In this case, the coordinates for Briarwood 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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