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(Horry County)

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Welcome to Briarwood ...

Briarwood is located in Horry County<1>.

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

Briarwood is near sea level<3>.

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

Briarwood is within the boundaries of the (843) area code.

Communities Also Named Briarwood ...

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

Communities near Briarwood ...

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

  • Myrtle Beach [Horry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtle Beach
    • Myrtle Beach [Horry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,555 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrtle Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myrtle Beach<5>
  • Conway [Horry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conway
    • Conway [Horry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conway<5>
  • North Myrtle Beach [Horry County]
  • Carolina Shores [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carolina Shores
    • Carolina Shores [Brunswick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Briarwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,802 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina Shores
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Surfside Beach [Horry County]
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      • Surfside Beach [Horry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,580 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surfside Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surfside Beach<5>
    • Sunset Beach [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Beach
      • Sunset Beach [Brunswick County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,172 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunset Beach<5>
    • Loris [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loris
      • Loris [Horry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,807 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loris<5>
    • Calabash [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calabash
      • Calabash [Brunswick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Briarwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,360 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calabash have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calabash
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calabash<5>
    • Cherry Grove Beach [Horry County]
    • Cedar Creek Village [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Creek Village
      • Cedar Creek Village [Horry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Briarwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Creek Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Creek Village

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.

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About Horry County

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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 Horry County: www.horrycounty.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Horry, 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7932, Longitude: -78.7650       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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