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Welcome to Bridgewater ...

Bridgewater is located in Bucks County<1>.

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

Bridgewater is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Bridgewater ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Trenton [Mercer County]
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    • Trenton [Mercer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 83,203 people
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  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
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  • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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    • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burlington [Burlington County]
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      • Burlington [Burlington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,858 people
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    • Bristol [Bucks County]
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      • Bristol [Bucks County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,576 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<5>
    • Morrisville [Bucks County]
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      • Morrisville [Bucks County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrisville<5>
    • Doylestown [Bucks County]
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      • Doylestown [Bucks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Doylestown<5>
    • Hatboro [Montgomery County]
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      • Hatboro [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,501 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatboro<5>
    • Ambler [Montgomery County]
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      • Ambler [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,491 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ambler have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambler<5>

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.

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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 Bucks County: www.buckscounty.org/

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 Bucks, 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 Bridgewater - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Bridgewater) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bridgewater. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0979, Longitude: -74.9193       In this case, the coordinates for Bridgewater 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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