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Abbeville, South Carolina
Welcome to Abbeville ...
The pronunciation of Abbeville: 'AB-uh-vul' or 'AB-bee-VIL'<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Abbeville has a population of 5,043 people<2> (see below for details).
Abbeville is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Abbeville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Abbeville lies within the (864) area code.
The ZIP code for Abbeville: 29620<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Abbeville had an population of 5,043 people. This is a decrease of 3.7% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.65% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Abbeville had a population of 5,237 people (or 20.6% of the total population of Abbeville County). This makes Abbeville the county's most populous community.
The population of Abbeville represents 0.11% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,237 people, the population of Abbeville decreased 10.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,840 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Abbeville.
Communities Also Named Abbeville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Abbeville - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abbeville.
Communities near Abbeville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abbeville.
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 Abbeville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abbeville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abbeville. 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 Abbeville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abbeville. Our list includes 22 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Abbeville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbeville ...
Looking for more information about Abbeville? 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 Abbeville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Abbeville.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Abbeville County: www.abbevillecountygovernment.org/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 24 May 2020