Brunswick, Georgia

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City of Brunswick
Nickname(s): 
"BWK"
"Shrimp Capital of the World"
Motto(s): 
Gateway to the Golden Isles
Location of City of Brunswick
Coordinates: Coordinates: 31°9′32″N 81°29′21″W / 31.15889°N 81.48917°W / 31.15889; -81.48917
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountyGlynn
Government
 • MayorBryan Thompson (R)
Area
 • City25.2 sq mi (65.2 km2)
 • Land17.2 sq mi (44.6 km2)
 • Water8.0 sq mi (20.7 km2)
Elevation
10 ft (10 m)
Population
(2000)
 • City15,600
 • Density906.0/sq mi (349.8/km2)
 • Metro
67,568
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
31500-31599
Area code(s)912
FIPS code13-11560[1]
GNIS feature ID0354878[2]
Websitehttp://www.brunswickga.org/

Brunswick is a city in the U.S. state of Georgia and the county seat of Glynn County. In 2006, the city had an estimated population of 16,074[3] and an estimated metropolitan population of 100,613.[4] Brunswick is the principal city of the Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is often called Metropolitan Brunswick.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "Brunswick, Georgia Deatailed Profile". City-Data.com. November 15, 2007. Retrieved 2007-11-15. Check date values in: |date= (help)
  4. "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population for Counties of Georgia: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 : April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2007-11-15.

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