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Welcome to Brilliant ...
The location of Brilliant has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Brilliant: BRILL-yunt<3>
Brilliant is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Brilliant lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Brilliant: (740)
Adding Brilliant to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Brilliant in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Brilliant elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Brilliant on a George F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brilliant on our Genealogy Page.
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.
Communities near Brilliant ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brilliant.
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 Brilliant. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brilliant.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Brilliant.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brilliant. See our Newspapers 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 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 Brilliant, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brilliant.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021