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Welcome to Swifts Beach ...

Swifts Beach is located in Plymouth County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Swifts Beach: Swifts Bch.

Swifts Beach is near sea level<3>.

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

Communities near Swifts Beach ...

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

  • New Bedford [Bristol County]
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    • New Bedford [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Swifts Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,517 people
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  • Fall River [Bristol County]
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    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Swifts Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,792 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Plymouth [Plymouth County]
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    • Plymouth [Plymouth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Swifts Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,654 people
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  • Barnstable Town [Barnstable County]
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    • Barnstable Town [Barnstable County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Swifts Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,535 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnstable Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dartmouth [Bristol County]
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      • Dartmouth [Bristol County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Swifts Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,926 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Falmouth [Barnstable County]
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      • Falmouth [Barnstable County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Swifts Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,107 people
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    • Middleborough [Plymouth County]
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      • Middleborough [Plymouth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Swifts Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,722 people
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    • Sandwich [Barnstable County]
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      • Sandwich [Barnstable County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Swifts Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bourne [Barnstable County]
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      • Bourne [Barnstable County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Swifts Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,743 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fairhaven [Bristol County]
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      • Fairhaven [Bristol County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Swifts Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,103 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Swifts Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Swifts Beach.

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Plymouth, 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 Swifts Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Swifts Beach) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Swifts Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7418, Longitude: -70.7203       In this case, the coordinates for Swifts Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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