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Welcome to Acapulco ...

Acapulco is located in Lexington County<1>.

The location of Acapulco has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Acapulco is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Acapulco is within the (803) area code.

Communities near Acapulco ...

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

  • Lexington [Lexington County]
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    • Lexington [Lexington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Acapulco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,157 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<5>
  • Irmo [Lexington County]
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    • Irmo [Lexington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Acapulco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,483 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irmo<5>
  • Newberry [Newberry County]
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    • Newberry [Newberry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Acapulco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,199 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberry<5>
  • Batesburg-Leesville [Lexington County]
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    • Batesburg-Leesville [Lexington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Acapulco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,415 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batesburg-Leesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batesburg-Leesville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Batesburg [Lexington County]
    • Saluda [Saluda County]
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      • Saluda [Saluda County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Acapulco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,605 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saluda<5>
    • Leesville [Lexington County]
    • Chapin [Lexington County]
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      • Chapin [Lexington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Acapulco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,633 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapin<5>
    • Prosperity [Newberry County]
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      • Prosperity [Newberry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Acapulco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,292 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prosperity<5>
    • Ridge Spring [Saluda County]
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      • Ridge Spring [Saluda County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Acapulco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 748 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridge Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridge Spring<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acapulco ...

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

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About Lexington County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lexington County: www.lex-co.com/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Lexington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acapulco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acapulco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acapulco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0643, Longitude: -81.4729       In this case, the coordinates for Acapulco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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