RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Bay Ridge, Texas

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other TX
Communities





The location of Bay Ridge













Welcome to Bay Ridge ...

Bay Ridge is located in Galveston County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Bay Ridge: Bay Rdg. (or less commonly used: Bay Rdge. or Bay Ridg.)

Bay Ridge is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Bay Ridge lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Bay Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Bay Ridge - they are located in Florida, Maryland (2), New York and Virginia.

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

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 Bay Ridge. 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 Bay Ridge. 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 Bay Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bay Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bay Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Bay Ridge? 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.

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

Communities near Bay Ridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Pasadena   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Bay Ridge

Located in Harris County

Pearland   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Bay Ridge

Located in Brazoria County

League City   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Bay Ridge

Baytown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Bay Ridge

Located in Harris County

Texas City   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bay Ridge

Friendswood   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Bay Ridge

La Porte   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Bay Ridge

Located in Harris County

Deer Park   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Bay Ridge

Located in Harris County

Alvin   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Bay Ridge

Located in Brazoria County

Dickinson   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of Bay Ridge

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bay Ridge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Texas

About Galveston County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Galveston County: www.co.galveston.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

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.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bay Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<3>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- Bay Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bay Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5079, Longitude: -95.0321     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bay Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation























 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 18 Nov 2019