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Welcome to Atlantic Beach ...

The coastal city of Atlantic Beach is located in Duval County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Atlantic Beach: Atlantic Bch.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Atlantic Beach has a population of 13,831 people<2> (see below for details).

Atlantic Beach is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Atlantic Beach: (904)

The ZIP code for Atlantic Beach: 32233<4>

Websites for Atlantic Beach ...

Official Website: www.ci.atlantic-beach.fl.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Atlantic Beach had an population of 13,831 people. This is an increase of 9.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atlantic Beach had a population of 12,655 people. This makes Atlantic Beach the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Atlantic Beach represents 0.07% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 140th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 12,655 people, the population of Atlantic Beach decreased 5.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,368 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Atlantic Beach.

Communities Also Named Atlantic Beach ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Atlantic Beach - they are located in New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Atlantic Beach ...

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

  • Jacksonville [Duval County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville
    • Jacksonville [Duval County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Atlantic Beach
    • Estimated population for 2018: 903,889 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville
  • Ponte Vedra Beach [Saint Johns County]
  • Sans Pareil [Duval County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sans Pareil
    • Sans Pareil [Duval County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Atlantic Beach
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sans Pareil
  • Ponte Vedra [Saint Johns County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ponte Vedra have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ponte Vedra
    • Ponte Vedra [Saint Johns County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Atlantic Beach
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ponte Vedra
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sawgrass [Saint Johns County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sawgrass have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sawgrass
      • Sawgrass [Saint Johns County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sawgrass
    • Palm Valley [Saint Johns County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palm Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Valley
      • Palm Valley [Saint Johns County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Valley
    • Polly Town [Duval County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polly Town have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polly Town
      • Polly Town [Duval County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polly Town
    • Talleyrand [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talleyrand
      • Talleyrand [Duval County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talleyrand
    • San Marco [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Marco
      • San Marco [Duval County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Marco
    • Brooklyn [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooklyn
      • Brooklyn [Duval County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn

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 Atlantic Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atlantic Beach.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlantic Beach ...

Looking for more information about Atlantic 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Florida

About Duval County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Atlantic Beach: www.ci.atlantic-beach.fl.us/

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 Duval, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atlantic Beach.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atlantic Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 city (such as Atlantic Beach). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Atlantic Beach or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atlantic Beach) 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 Atlantic Beach. 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 Atlantic Beach

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlantic Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3336, Longitude: -81.3977    
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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