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Althea, South Carolina
Welcome to Althea ...
So far, we have found very little information about Althea. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Althea to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Althea, please Contact Us.
Althea would have been located within present day Lexington County.
The location of Althea has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Althea is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Althea was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Althea once stood is in the (803) area code.
Communities Also Named Althea ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Althea - it's located in Missouri.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Althea.
Communities near Althea ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Althea.
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 Althea. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Althea.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Althea. 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 Althea.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Althea. See our Newspapers Page for Althea.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lexington County: www.lex-co.com/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 May 2020