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Briarwood, South Carolina
(Dorchester County)

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Welcome to Briarwood ...

Briarwood is located in Dorchester County.

Briarwood is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Briarwood: (843)

Communities near Briarwood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Charleston   [Map]   134,875   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cottageville   [Map]   741   W   18 miles [29 km]
Goose Creek   [Map]   42,619   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hanahan   [Map]   24,885   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   5,179   S   18 miles [29 km]
Meggett   [Map]   1,296   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Briarwood ...

While we believe that this Briarwood is located in Dorchester County, we know of another 3 South Carolina communities named Briarwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Horry, Pickens and Richland County.

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

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

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 Briarwood. 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 Briarwood. 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 Briarwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

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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 Dorchester County: www.dorchestercounty.net/

The official website for State of South Carolina: www.sc.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Briarwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Briarwood. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Briarwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Briarwood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9902, Longitude: -80.1748     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Briarwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Briarwood.

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