Bridgetown

Bridgetown is the capital of . It's the only city, over half the island's residents live here, and many more commute in. It's a regular port of call for cruise ships and has good duty-free shopping.
Photo: P.Lechien, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The is a stadium located to the west of the capital city Bridgetown on the island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Lighthouse
is a lighthouse located in the southwest coast of . Photo: KLOTZ, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The Barbados Museum & Historical Society is a private organization but membership is open to both members and non-members who are interested in the numerous collections.

Heritage site
in is a historic house where the future first U.S. President George Washington stayed in 1751. Photo: KLOTZ, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
, St. Michael is a suburban area situated in the parish of St. Photo: CaribDigita, Public domain.

Suburb
The City of located in the parish of is one of the fastest developing areas in the country of . Photo: Inharmonicpartials, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
The area of the Parish of located roughly 4 km east of Bridgetown, it lies on the border with the Parish of .

Bridgetown

Latitude
13.0978° or 13° 5' 52" north
Longitude
-59.6184° or 59° 37' 6.3" west
Open Location Code
785239XJ+4J
Population
110,000
IATA airport code
BGI
United Nations Location Code
BB BGI
Elevation
10 metres (33 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 246518890
Geo­Names ID
3374036
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Afrikaans: Bridgetown
  • Albanian: Bridgetown
  • Albanian: Brixhtaun
  • Amharic: ብሪጅታውን
  • Amharic: ብርጅታውን
  • Arabic: Bridgetown
  • Arabic: بريدج تاون
  • Aragonese: Bridgetown
  • Armenian: Բրիջթաուն
  • Arpitan: Bridgetown
  • Asturian: Bridgetown
  • Aymara: Bridgetown
  • Azerbaijani: Brictaun
  • Basque: Bridgetown
  • Bavarian: Bridgetown
  • Belarusian: Брыджтаун
  • Belarusian: Брыджтаўн
  • Bengali: ব্রিজটাউন
  • Bosnian: Bridgetown
  • Breton: Bridgetown
  • Bulgarian: Бриджтаун
  • Catalan: Bridgetown
  • Cebuano: Bridgetown (ulohang dakbayan)
  • Cebuano: Bridgetown
  • Chechen: Бриджтаун
  • Chinese: Bridgetown
  • Chinese: 布里奇敦
  • Chinese: 布里奇頓
  • Chinese: 布里奇顿
  • Chinese: 橋鎮
  • Cornish: Bridgetown
  • Croatian: Bridgetown
  • Czech: Bridgetown
  • Danish: Bridgetown
  • Dimli (individual language): Bridgetown
  • Dutch: Bridgetown
  • Egyptian Arabic: بريدج تاون
  • Esperanto: Bridgetown
  • Esperanto: Briĝtaŭno
  • Esperanto: Briĝurbo
  • Estonian: Bridgetown
  • Fiji Hindi: Bridgetown
  • Finnish: Bridgetown
  • French: Bridgetown
  • Galician: Bridgetown
  • Georgian: ბრიჯთაუნი
  • Georgian: ბრიჯტაუნი
  • German: Bridgetown
  • Greek: Bridgetown
  • Greek: Μπρίτζταουν
  • Greek: Μπριτζτάουν
  • Gujarati: બ્રિજટાઉન
  • Haitian: Brijtòn
  • Hakka Chinese: Bridgetown
  • Hausa: Bridgetown
  • Hebrew: ברידג'טאון
  • Hindi: ब्रिजटाउन
  • Hungarian: Bridgetown
  • Icelandic: Bridgetown
  • Ido: Bridgetown
  • Indonesian: Bridgetown
  • Interlingue: Bridgetown
  • Irish: Bridgetown
  • Italian: Bridgetown
  • Japanese: ブリッジタウン
  • Kannada: ಬ್ರಿಡ್ಜ್ ಟೌನ್
  • Kazakh: Бриджтаун
  • Kirghiz: Бриджтаун
  • Korean: 브리지타운
  • Korean: 브릿지타운
  • Kurdish: Bridgetown
  • Kurdish: Brîc tawn
  • Latin: Pontipolis
  • Latvian: Bridgetown
  • Latvian: Bridžtauna
  • Ligurian: Bridgetown
  • Lithuanian: Bridžtaunas
  • Livvi: Bridžtaun
  • Lombard: Bridgetown
  • Macedo-Romanian: Bridgetown
  • Macedonian: Бриџтаун
  • Malagasy: Bridgetown
  • Malay: Bridgetown
  • Malayalam: ബ്രിഡ്ജ്ടൗൺ
  • Marathi: ब्रिजटाउन
  • Marathi: ब्रीज टाउन
  • Min Dong Chinese: Bridgetown
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bridgetown
  • Mingrelian: ბრიჯტაუნი
  • Mongolian: Брижтаун
  • Moroccan Arabic: بريدجطاون
  • Norwegian: Bridgetown
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bridgetown
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Bridgetown
  • Novial: Bridgetown
  • Occitan (post 1500): Bridgetown
  • Ossetian: Бриджтаун
  • Panjabi: ਬ੍ਰਿਜਟਾਊਨ
  • Panjabi: ਬ੍ਰਿੱਜਟਾਊਨ
  • Papiamento: Bridgetown
  • Persian: بریج تاون
  • Persian: بریج‌تاون
  • Piemontese: Bridgetown
  • Polish: Bridgetown
  • Portuguese: Bridgetown
  • Romanian: Bridgetown
  • Russian: Бриджтаун
  • Sardinian: Bridgetown
  • Saterfriesisch: Bridgetown
  • Scots: Bridgetown
  • Scottish Gaelic: Bridgetown
  • Serbian: Бриџтаун
  • Serbo-Croatian: Bridgetown
  • Serbo-Croatian: Bridžtaun
  • Shona: Bridgetown
  • Silesian: Bridgetown
  • Sinhala: බ්‍රිජ්ටවුන්
  • Slovak: Bridgetown
  • Slovenian: Bridgetown
  • Spanish: Bridgetown
  • Swahili: Bridgetown
  • Swedish: Bridgetown
  • Swiss German: Bridgetown
  • Tagalog: Bridgetown
  • Tajik: Бриҷтаун
  • Tamil: பிரிஜ்டவுண்
  • Tamil: பிரிஜ்டவுன்
  • Tamil: ப்ரிஜ்டவுன்
  • Tatar: Бриҗтаун
  • Telugu: బ్రిడ్జిటౌన్
  • Telugu: బ్రిడ్జి పట్టణం
  • Thai: Bridgetown
  • Thai: บริดจ์ทาวน์
  • Tibetan: པུ་རུའི་ཀྲི་ཐོན་
  • Tibetan: པུ་རུའི་ཀྲི་ཐོན།
  • Tosk Albanian: Bridgetown
  • Turkish: Bridgetown
  • Turkmen: Bridjtaun
  • Udmurt: Бриджтаун
  • Ukrainian: Бриджтаун
  • Ukrainian: Бріджтаун
  • Urdu: برج ٹاؤن
  • Uzbek: Bridjtaun
  • Uzbek: Brijtaun
  • Venetian: Bridgetown
  • Veps: Bridžtaun
  • Vietnamese: Bridgetown
  • Volapük: Bridgetown
  • Võro: Bridgetown
  • Waray (Philippines): Bridgetown
  • Welsh: Bridgetown
  • Western Frisian: Bridgetown
  • Wu Chinese: 布里奇顿
  • Yakut: Бридьтаун
  • Yoruba: Bridgetown
  • Yue Chinese: 橋鎮
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