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Welcome to American Beach ...

American Beach is located in Nassau County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for American Beach: American Bch.

American Beach is near sea level<3>.

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

American Beach lies within the (904) area code.

Communities near American Beach ...

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

  • Saint Marys [Camden County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Camden County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of American Beach
    • Estimated population for 2018: 18,196 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys
  • Atlantic Beach [Duval County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlantic Beach
    • Atlantic Beach [Duval County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of American Beach
    • Estimated population for 2018: 13,831 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlantic Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlantic Beach
  • Fernandina Beach [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fernandina Beach
    • Fernandina Beach [Nassau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of American Beach
    • Estimated population for 2018: 12,558 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fernandina Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fernandina Beach
  • Neptune Beach [Duval County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neptune Beach
    • Neptune Beach [Duval County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of American Beach
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,297 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neptune Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neptune Beach
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yulee [Nassau County]
    • Polly Town [Duval County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polly Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polly Town
      • Polly Town [Duval County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of American Beach
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    • Garden City [Duval County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
      • Garden City [Duval County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of American Beach
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    • Biscayne Village [Duval County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biscayne Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biscayne Village
      • Biscayne Village [Duval County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of American Beach
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    • Talleyrand [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talleyrand
      • Talleyrand [Duval County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of American Beach
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    • Nassau Village [Nassau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nassau Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nassau Village
      • Nassau Village [Nassau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of American Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nassau 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 American Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for American Beach.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of American Beach. 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 American Beach.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around American Beach. See our Newspapers Page for American Beach.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for American Beach ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Nassau County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassauclerk.com/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Nassau, 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 American Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- American Beach) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in American Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5750, Longitude: -81.4440       In this case, the coordinates for American Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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