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Communities Also Named Brooklyn ...

We have found 62 communities that share the name Brooklyn.

There are three communities within Nova Scotia that are also named Brooklyn.

Beyond Nova Scotia, we know of another 59 communities that are located throughout in Canada and the United States. Of these 59 communities, seven are located in Canada and 56 are in the United States.

  • Communities Located In Nova Scotia ...
    • Unknown
      • The profile page for Brooklyn #1
      • This Brooklyn lies 70 miles [112.7 km]<1> to the west.
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      • The profile page for Brooklyn #2
      • This Brooklyn lies 64 miles [103 km] to the north northwest.
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      • The profile page for Brooklyn #3
      • This Brooklyn lies 73 miles [117.5 km] to the north northeast.
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  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Alabama
      • Coffee County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Coffee County and lies 1,459 miles [2,348 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Coffee County community of Brooklyn.
      • Conecuh County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Conecuh County and lies 1,487 miles [2,393.1 km] to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Conecuh County community of Brooklyn.
      • Cullman County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Cullman County and lies 1,350 miles [2,172.6 km] to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Cullman County community of Brooklyn.
    • California
      • Alameda County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the California community of Brooklyn [Alameda County].
    • Connecticut
      • Windham County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Windham County and lies 398 miles [640.5 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Windham County community of Brooklyn.
    • Florida
      • Clay County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Florida community of Brooklyn [Clay County].
      • Duval County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Duval County and lies 1,325 miles [2,132.4 km]<1> to the southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Duval County community of Brooklyn.
    • Georgia
      • Decatur County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Georgia community of Brooklyn [Decatur County].
      • Fulton County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Fulton County and lies 1,270 miles [2,043.9 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Fulton County community of Brooklyn.
      • Stewart County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Stewart County and lies 1,356 miles [2,182.3 km] to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Stewart County community of Brooklyn.
    • Illinois
      • Massac County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Illinois community of Brooklyn [Massac County].
      • Saint Clair County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Saint Clair County and lies 1,366 miles [2,198.4 km]<1> to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Saint Clair County community of Brooklyn.
      • Saline County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Illinois community of Brooklyn [Saline County].
      • Schuyler County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Schuyler County and lies 1,355 miles [2,180.7 km] to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Schuyler County community of Brooklyn.
    • Indiana
      • Morgan County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Morgan County and lies 1,154 miles [1,857.2 km]<1> to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Morgan County community of Brooklyn.
    • Iowa
      • Poweshiek County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Poweshiek County and lies 1,406 miles [2,262.7 km]<1> to the west.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Poweshiek County community of Brooklyn.
    • Kansas
      • Barton County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Brooklyn [Barton County].
      • Doniphan County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Brooklyn [Doniphan County].
      • Douglas County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Brooklyn [Douglas County].
      • Lincoln County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Brooklyn [Lincoln County].
      • Linn County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Brooklyn [Linn County].
    • Kentucky
      • Butler County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Butler County and lies 1,233 miles [1,984.3 km]<1> to the west southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Butler County community of Brooklyn.
    • Louisiana
      • Jackson Parish
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Louisiana community of Brooklyn [Jackson Parish].
    • Maryland
      • Anne Arundel County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Maryland community of Brooklyn [Anne Arundel County].
      • Baltimore City
      • This Brooklyn is located in Baltimore City and lies 698 miles [1,123.3 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Baltimore City community of Brooklyn.
    • Michigan
      • Jackson County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Jackson County and lies 993 miles [1,598.1 km]<1> to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jackson County community of Brooklyn.
    • Minnesota
      • Saint Louis County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Saint Louis County and lies 1,372 miles [2,208 km]<1> to the west northwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Saint Louis County community of Brooklyn.
    • Mississippi
      • Forrest County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Forrest County and lies 1,603 miles [2,579.8 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Forrest County community of Brooklyn.
      • Humphreys County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Humphreys County and lies 1,572 miles [2,529.9 km] to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Humphreys County community of Brooklyn.
      • Noxubee County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Mississippi community of Brooklyn [Noxubee County].
    • Missouri
      • Harrison County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Harrison County and lies 1,513 miles [2,434.9 km]<1> to the west.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Harrison County community of Brooklyn.
    • Nevada
      • Washoe County
      • This community is historic<2> and although located in Washoe County, we don't know where within the .
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Washoe County community of Brooklyn.
    • New Brunswick
      • This Brooklyn lies 137 miles [220.5 km]<1> to the north.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
    • New Jersey
      • Morris County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the New Jersey community of Brooklyn [Morris County].
    • New York
      • Cattaraugus County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Cattaraugus County and lies 715 miles [1,150.7 km]<1> to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Cattaraugus County community of Brooklyn.
      • Delaware County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Delaware County and lies 540 miles [869 km] to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Delaware County community of Brooklyn.
      • Kings County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Kings County and lies 526 miles [846.5 km] to the west southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kings County community of Brooklyn.
    • Newfoundland and Labrador
      • This Brooklyn lies 596 miles [959.2 km]<1> to the east northeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
    • North Carolina
      • Mecklenburg County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the North Carolina community of Brooklyn [Mecklenburg County].
      • Nash County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the North Carolina community of Brooklyn [Nash County].
    • Ohio
      • Cuyahoga County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Cuyahoga County and lies 881 miles [1,417.8 km]<1> to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Cuyahoga County community of Brooklyn.
    • Oregon
      • Multnomah County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Multnomah County and lies 2,779 miles [4,472.4 km]<1> to the west northwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Multnomah County community of Brooklyn.
    • Pennsylvania
      • Berks County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Berks County and lies 626 miles [1,007.4 km]<1> to the west southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Berks County community of Brooklyn.
      • Chester County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Pennsylvania community of Brooklyn [Chester County].
      • Susquehanna County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Susquehanna County and lies 583 miles [938.2 km] to the west.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Susquehanna County community of Brooklyn.
      • Tioga County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Tioga County and lies 645 miles [1,038 km] to the west.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Tioga County community of Brooklyn.
    • Prince Edward Island
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Prince Edward Island community of Brooklyn.
    • South Carolina
      • Chester County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Chester County and lies 1,089 miles [1,752.6 km]<1> to the west southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Chester County community of Brooklyn.
      • Lancaster County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the South Carolina community of Brooklyn [Lancaster County].
      • Spartanburg County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Spartanburg County and lies 1,099 miles [1,768.7 km] to the west southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Spartanburg County community of Brooklyn.
    • Texas
      • Shelby County
      • This community is historic<2> and although located in Shelby County, we don't know where within the .
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Shelby County community of Brooklyn.
    • Utah
      • Salt Lake County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Salt Lake County and lies 2,385 miles [3,838.3 km]<1> to the west northwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Salt Lake County community of Brooklyn.
      • Sevier County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Utah community of Brooklyn [Sevier County].
    • Virginia
      • Halifax County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Halifax County and lies 914 miles [1,470.9 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Halifax County community of Brooklyn.
      • Pulaski County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Pulaski County and lies 956 miles [1,538.5 km] to the west southwest.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pulaski County community of Brooklyn.
    • Washington
      • Pacific County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Pacific County and lies 2,789 miles [4,488.5 km]<1> to the west northwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pacific County community of Brooklyn.
    • West Virginia
      • Fayette County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Fayette County and lies 947 miles [1,524 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Fayette County community of Brooklyn.
      • Wetzel County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Wetzel County and lies 884 miles [1,422.7 km] to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Wetzel County community of Brooklyn.
    • Wisconsin
      • Dane County
      • This Brooklyn is located in Dane County and lies 1,235 miles [1,987.5 km]<1> to the west.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Dane County community of Brooklyn.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Brooklyn ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Eagle Head
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Head
    • Eagle Head lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Brooklyn
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Head came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Head
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Head<5>
  • Great Hill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Hill
    • Great Hill lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Brooklyn
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Great Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Hill
  • Hunts Landing
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunts Landing
    • Hunts Landing lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Brooklyn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunts Landing
  • Hunts Point
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    • Liverpool
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liverpool
      • Liverpool lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Brooklyn
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liverpool came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liverpool
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liverpool<5>
    • Moose Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moose Harbour
      • Moose Harbour lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Brooklyn
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moose Harbour came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moose Harbour
    • Moose Hill
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moose Hill
      • Moose Hill lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Brooklyn
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moose Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moose Hill
    • Sandy Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Cove
      • Sandy Cove lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Brooklyn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Cove

How Far From Brooklyn to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Brooklyn to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Brooklyn and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 547 miles [880.3 km]<1> to the west northwest (WNW). If you could drive a straight line from Brooklyn to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<6>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 31 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 22 days.
    • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,170 miles [8,320.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,872 miles [9,450.1 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,749 miles [6,033.4 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<10>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Nova Scotia: https://novascotia.ca

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brooklyn) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brooklyn. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brooklyn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brooklyn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0532, Longitude: -64.6870    
<2>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Brooklyn, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<3>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Rock Creek to see Pete ... Rock Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Brooklyn could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<7>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Brooklyn to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 299.84 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 295.233 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 296.691 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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