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Welcome to Bridgetown ...

Bridgetown is located in Coffee County<1>.

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

Bridgetown is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bridgetown is within the (912) area code.

Adding Bridgetown to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bridgetown in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bridgetown was

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bridgetown on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bridgetown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Bridgetown - they are located in Maryland, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Rhode Island and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Bridgetown ...

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

  • Douglas [Coffee County]
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    • Douglas [Coffee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Bridgetown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglas<5>
  • Nashville [Berrien County]
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    • Nashville [Berrien County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Bridgetown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,811 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<5>
  • Ocilla [Irwin County]
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    • Ocilla [Irwin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bridgetown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,722 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocilla<5>
  • Pearson [Atkinson County]
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    • Pearson [Atkinson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Bridgetown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Willacoochee [Atkinson County]
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      • Willacoochee [Atkinson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Bridgetown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willacoochee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willacoochee<5>
    • Enigma [Berrien County]
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      • Enigma [Berrien County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Bridgetown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,352 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enigma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enigma<5>
    • Broxton [Coffee County]
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      • Broxton [Coffee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bridgetown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broxton<5>
    • Alapaha [Berrien County]
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      • Alapaha [Berrien County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Bridgetown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 673 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alapaha<5>
    • Oak Park [Coffee County]
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      • Oak Park [Coffee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Bridgetown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Park
    • Mora [Coffee County]
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      • Mora [Coffee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Bridgetown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 444 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mora

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bridgetown ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Coffee, 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 Bridgetown - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bridgetown) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bridgetown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4366, Longitude: -83.0565       In this case, the coordinates for Bridgetown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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