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Welcome to Bridgewater ...

Bridgewater is located in Anderson County<1>.

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

Bridgewater is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bridgewater: (864)

Communities Also Named Bridgewater ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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), Pennsylvania (3), 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.

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
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    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,676 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<5>
  • Clemson [Pickens County]
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    • Clemson [Pickens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,501 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemson<5>
  • Seneca [Oconee County]
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    • Seneca [Oconee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,533 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<5>
  • Central [Pickens County]
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    • Central [Pickens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Bridgewater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,385 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belton [Anderson County]
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      • Belton [Anderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,455 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<5>
    • Williamston [Anderson County]
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      • Williamston [Anderson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,260 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<5>
    • Pendleton [Anderson County]
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      • Pendleton [Anderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,285 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pendleton<5>
    • Liberty [Pickens County]
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      • Liberty [Pickens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,154 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Iva [Anderson County]
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      • Iva [Anderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,325 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iva<5>
    • West Pelzer [Anderson County]
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      • West Pelzer [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Bridgewater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 946 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pelzer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Pelzer

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 Anderson County: www.andersoncountysc.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Anderson, 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 34.5182, Longitude: -82.7815       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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