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Blue Ridge, Texas
Welcome to Blue Ridge ...
The city of Blue Ridge is located in Collin County.
A typical abbreviation for Blue Ridge: Blue Rdg. (or less commonly used: Blue Rdge. or Blue Ridg.)
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Blue Ridge has a population of 861 people<1> (see below for details).
Blue Ridge is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Blue Ridge lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Blue Ridge is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (214), (469)<3> & (972).
The ZIP code for Blue Ridge: 75424<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blue Ridge had a population of 822 people. This makes Blue Ridge the county's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 822 people, the population of Blue Ridge increased 22.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 672 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Blue Ridge had an population of 861 people. This is an increase of 4.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.13% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blue Ridge.
Communities near Blue Ridge ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Blue Ridge and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Blue Ridge.
Communities Also Named Blue Ridge ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Blue Ridge: This one is located in Collin County and the other is located in Falls County.
Beyond Texas, there are 19 communities that are also named Blue Ridge - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, North Carolina (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blue Ridge.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Blue Ridge:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Ridge ...
Looking for more information about Blue 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Blue Ridge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blue Ridge.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Collin County: www.co.collin.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019