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Welcome to Brilliant ...

The pronunciation of Brilliant: BRILL-yunt<1>

The village of Brilliant is located in Jefferson County.

Brilliant is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Brilliant is located in the (740) area code.

Communities near Brilliant ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Brilliant and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bellaire   [Map]   4,106   S   18 miles [29 km]
Cadiz   [Map]   3,209   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Martins Ferry   [Map]   6,659   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mingo Junction   [Map]   3,262   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Saint Clairsville   [Map]   5,049   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Steubenville   [Map]   18,003   N   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brilliant.

Communities Also Named Brilliant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Brilliant - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, New Mexico and Pennsylvania.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brilliant. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brilliant. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brilliant.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brilliant:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brilliant ...

Looking for more information about Brilliant? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Brilliant? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Brilliant, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brilliant.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyoh.com/

The official website for State of Ohio: www.ohio.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brilliant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Brilliant. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brilliant) 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 Brilliant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brilliant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brilliant. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2648, Longitude: -80.6262     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brilliant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brilliant.

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