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The location of Atlantic Beach

Welcome to Atlantic Beach ...

The coastal village of Atlantic Beach is located in Nassau County.

The location of Atlantic Beach has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Atlantic Beach: Atlantic Bch.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Atlantic Beach has a population of 1,922 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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atlantic Beach had a population of 1,891 people. This makes Atlantic Beach the county's 48th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,891 people, the population of Atlantic Beach decreased 4.78% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,986 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Atlantic Beach had an population of 1,922 people. This is an increase of 1.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.22% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Atlantic Beach ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Atlantic Beach and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Hoboken (NJ)   [Map]   55,131   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Jersey City (NJ)   [Map]   270,753   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Bronx   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Freeport   [Map]   43,508   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hempstead   [Map]   774,959   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hempstead   [Map]   55,806   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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 Florida, North Carolina, Rhode Island and South Carolina.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atlantic Beach. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atlantic Beach.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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About Nassau County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atlantic Beach.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atlantic Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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: 40.5869, Longitude: -73.7294     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atlantic Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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