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Welcome to Belle Harbor ...

Belle Harbor is located in Queens County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Belle Harbor: Belle Hbr. (or less commonly used: Belle Harb. or Belle Hrbr.)

Belle Harbor is near sea level<3>.

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

Communities near Belle Harbor ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Belle Harbor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Belle Harbor
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<5>
  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Belle Harbor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Belle Harbor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
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    • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Belle Harbor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
    • Elizabeth [Union County]
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      • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Belle Harbor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Belle Harbor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Belle Harbor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayonne
    • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Belle Harbor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,749 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hempstead<5>
    • West New York [Hudson County]
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      • West New York [Hudson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Belle Harbor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West New York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West New York

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belle Harbor ...

Looking for more information about Belle Harbor? 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 Belle Harbor, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Belle Harbor.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Queens, 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 Belle Harbor - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Belle Harbor) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belle Harbor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5759, Longitude: -73.8482       In this case, the coordinates for Belle Harbor 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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