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Welcome to Gulf Beach Heights ...

Gulf Beach Heights is located in Escambia County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Gulf Beach Heights: Gulf Bch. Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Gulf Beach Heights is near sea level<2>.

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

Note: If you leave Gulf Beach Heights and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Gulf Beach Heights: (850)

Communities near Gulf Beach Heights ...

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

  • Pensacola [Escambia County]
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    • Pensacola [Escambia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Gulf Beach Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 52,975 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pensacola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pensacola<4>
  • Foley [Baldwin County]
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    • Foley [Baldwin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Gulf Beach Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,391 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Foley<4>
  • Gulf Shores [Baldwin County]
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    • Gulf Shores [Baldwin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Gulf Beach Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,757 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gulf Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulf Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulf Shores<4>
  • Gulf Breeze [Santa Rosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulf Breeze
    • Gulf Breeze [Santa Rosa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Gulf Beach Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,900 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulf Breeze<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Orange Beach [Baldwin County]
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      • Orange Beach [Baldwin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Gulf Beach Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,235 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orange Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange Beach<4>
    • Elberta [Baldwin County]
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      • Elberta [Baldwin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Gulf Beach Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elberta have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elberta<4>
    • Summerdale [Baldwin County]
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      • Summerdale [Baldwin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Gulf Beach Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,681 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerdale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerdale<4>
    • Perdido Beach [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perdido Beach
      • Perdido Beach [Baldwin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Gulf Beach Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 649 people
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    • Lillian [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lillian
      • Lillian [Baldwin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Gulf Beach Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lillian have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lillian
    • Myrtle Grove [Escambia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtle Grove
      • Myrtle Grove [Escambia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Gulf Beach Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myrtle Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrtle Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gulf Beach Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Florida

About Escambia County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.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 Escambia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gulf Beach Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Gulf Beach Heights) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gulf Beach Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gulf Beach Heights

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gulf Beach Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3155, Longitude: -87.4416    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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