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Welcome to Bridgewood ...

Bridgewood is located in Henry County<1>.

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

Bridgewood is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Bridgewood: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

Websites for Bridgewood ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.henrycounty.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Bridgewood, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Bridgewood ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Bridgewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • Stonecrest [DeKalb County]
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    • Stonecrest [DeKalb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Bridgewood
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  • Milstead [Rockdale County]
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    • Milstead [Rockdale County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Bridgewood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milstead
  • East Point [Fulton County]
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    • East Point [Fulton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Bridgewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McDonough [Henry County]
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      • McDonough [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDonough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDonough
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McDonough<6>
    • Decatur [DeKalb County]
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      • Decatur [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Bridgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,655 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<6>
    • Union City [Fulton County]
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      • Union City [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Bridgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<6>
    • Forest Park [Clayton County]
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      • Forest Park [Clayton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Bridgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,871 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Park<6>
    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
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      • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Bridgewood
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 18,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North DeKalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North DeKalb
    • Thomasville [Fulton County]
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      • Thomasville [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Bridgewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bridgewood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Henry County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.ga.us/

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 Henry, 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 Bridgewood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Bridgewood, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>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- Bridgewood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bridgewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5604, Longitude: -84.2171       In this case, the coordinates for Bridgewood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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