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Welcome to Adger ...

Adger is located in Fairfield County<1>.

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

Adger is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adger lies within the (803) area code.

Websites for Adger ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fairfieldchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Adger, the following might be of interest:

Adding Adger to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Adger in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Adger elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adger on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Adger ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Adger - it's located in Alabama.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adger.

Communities near Adger ...

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

  • Chester [Chester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
    • Chester [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Adger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,377 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Blythewood [Richland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythewood
    • Blythewood [Richland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Adger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,150 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythewood<5>
  • Winnsboro [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro
    • Winnsboro [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Adger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,181 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winnsboro<5>
  • Great Falls [Chester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Falls
    • Great Falls [Chester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Adger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,877 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Falls<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ridgeway [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgeway
      • Ridgeway [Fairfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Adger
      • Estimated population in 2019: 291 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeway<5>
    • Peak [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peak
      • Peak [Newberry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Adger
      • Estimated population in 2019: 63 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peak
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peak<5>
    • Jenkinsville [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jenkinsville
      • Jenkinsville [Fairfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Adger
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jenkinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenkinsville<5>
    • Winnsboro Mills [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro Mills
      • Winnsboro Mills [Fairfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Adger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winnsboro Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro Mills
    • Blackstock [Chester County]
    • Rion [Fairfield County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adger ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within South Carolina

About Fairfield County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Fairfield, 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 Adger - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adger) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adger. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4365, Longitude: -81.1256       In this case, the coordinates for Adger 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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