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Briggs, Texas
(Burnet County)

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The location of Briggs

Welcome to Briggs ...

Briggs is located in Burnet County.

The location of Briggs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Briggs is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Briggs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Briggs is located in the (512) area code.

The ZIP code for Briggs: 78608<3>

Communities Also Named Briggs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Briggs: This one is located in Burnet County and the other is located in Dallas County.

Beyond Texas, there are 21 communities that are also named Briggs - they are located in Arizona (2), California (2), Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New York, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Utah and Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Briggs. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Briggs. 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 Briggs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Briggs ...

Looking for more information about Briggs? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Briggs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Briggs.

Communities near Briggs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Killeen   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Briggs

Located in Bell County

Copperas Cove   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the North (N) of Briggs

Located in Coryell County

Lampasas   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Briggs

Located in Lampasas County

Burnet   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Briggs

Liberty Hill   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the South (S) of Briggs

Located in Williamson County

City of Jarrell   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the East (E) of Briggs

Located in Williamson County

Bertram   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Briggs

Florence   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Briggs

Located in Williamson County

Kempner   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the North (N) of Briggs

Located in Lampasas County

Andice   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Briggs

Located in Williamson County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Briggs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Briggs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Briggs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Briggs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Briggs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Briggs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Briggs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8896, Longitude: -97.9250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Briggs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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