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Welcome to Bridgewater ...

Bridgewater is located in Beaver County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bridgewater has a population of 825 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bridgewater.

Bridgewater is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Bridgewater ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bcchamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bridgewater had an population of 825 people. This is an increase of 17.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bridgewater had a population of 704 people. This makes Bridgewater the county's 18th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 704 people, the population of Bridgewater decreased 4.74% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 739 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bridgewater.

Communities Also Named Bridgewater ...

While we believe that this Bridgewater is located in Beaver County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Bridgewater. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bucks and Delaware County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 26 communities that are also named Bridgewater - they are located in Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario (2), South Carolina, South Dakota, Vermont and Virginia.

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

Communities near Bridgewater ...

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

  • Franklin Park [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Park
    • Franklin Park [Allegheny County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
  • East Liverpool [Columbiana County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Liverpool
    • East Liverpool [Columbiana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Liverpool
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Liverpool<6>
  • Economy [Beaver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Economy
    • Economy [Beaver County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,098 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Economy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Economy
  • Aliquippa [Beaver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aliquippa
    • Aliquippa [Beaver County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,844 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aliquippa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aliquippa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aliquippa<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellevue [Allegheny County]
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      • Bellevue [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,036 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellevue have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<6>
    • Ellwood City [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellwood City
      • Ellwood City [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellwood City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellwood City<6>
    • Ambridge [Beaver County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ambridge
      • Ambridge [Beaver County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ambridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambridge<6>
    • West View [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West View
      • West View [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West View
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West View<6>
    • Coraopolis [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coraopolis
      • Coraopolis [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coraopolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coraopolis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coraopolis<6>
    • Avalon [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avalon
      • Avalon [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,537 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avalon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avalon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bridgewater ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Beaver County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaver County: www.co.beaver.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Beaver, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bridgewater.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bridgewater - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bridgewater) 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 Bridgewater. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bridgewater

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bridgewater. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7103, Longitude: -80.3056       In this case, the coordinates for Bridgewater 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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