RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Briarwood, Virginia
(Augusta County)

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other VA
Communities

The location of Briarwood

 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Virginia
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Virginia

Welcome to Briarwood ...

Briarwood is located in Augusta County.

Briarwood is 1,400 feet [427 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Briarwood is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.

Communities near Briarwood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Briarwood and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bridgewater   [Map]   6,062   N   18 miles [29 km]
Dooms   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Grottoes   [Map]   2,795   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jolivue   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lyndhurst   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mount Crawford   [Map]   450   N   17 miles [27.4 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 Augusta County, we know of another 4 Virginia communities named Briarwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Albemarle, Bristol City, Portsmouth City and Washington County.

Beyond Virginia, 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), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (3) and Utah.

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Augusta County

About Virginia

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 Augusta County: www.co.augusta.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Briarwood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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: 38.1126, Longitude: -78.9992     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Briarwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   VA
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 03 Dec 2018
By John Hall