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Welcome to Sandy Mush ...

Sandy Mush is located in Rutherford County<1>.

Sandy Mush is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Sandy Mush lies within the (828) area code.

Communities near Sandy Mush ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sandy Mush.

  • Shelby [Cleveland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelby
    • Shelby [Cleveland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Sandy Mush
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<4>
  • Gaffney [Cherokee County]
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    • Gaffney [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Sandy Mush
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,695 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaffney<4>
  • Forest City [Rutherford County]
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    • Forest City [Rutherford County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Sandy Mush
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,138 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest City<4>
  • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County]
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    • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Sandy Mush
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,617 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boiling Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boiling Springs<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spindale [Rutherford County]
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      • Spindale [Rutherford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Sandy Mush
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,175 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spindale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spindale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spindale<4>
    • Rutherfordton [Rutherford County]
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      • Rutherfordton [Rutherford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Sandy Mush
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,090 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutherfordton<4>
    • Cowpens [Spartanburg County]
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      • Cowpens [Spartanburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Sandy Mush
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,465 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowpens<4>
    • Chesnee [Cherokee County]
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      • Chesnee [Cherokee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Sandy Mush
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 942 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesnee<4>
    • Ellenboro [Rutherford County]
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      • Ellenboro [Rutherford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Sandy Mush
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 830 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellenboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellenboro<4>
    • Kingstown [Cleveland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingstown
      • Kingstown [Cleveland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Sandy Mush
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 682 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingstown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingstown

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 Sandy Mush. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sandy Mush.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sandy Mush. 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 Sandy Mush.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sandy Mush. See our Newspapers Page for Sandy Mush.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandy Mush ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Rutherford County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rutherford County: www.rutherfordcountync.gov/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Rutherford, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sandy Mush - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sandy Mush) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sandy Mush. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sandy MushOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sandy Mush. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2901, Longitude: -81.8448    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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