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Anderson, South Carolina
Welcome to Anderson ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Anderson has a population of 27,293 people<1> (see below for details).
Anderson was established in 1777.
The community of Anderson is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Anderson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Anderson: (864)
The ZIP code for Anderson: 29624<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Anderson had a population of 26,686 people (which is 14.26% of the total population of Anderson County). This makes Anderson the county's most populous community.
The population of Anderson represents 0.58% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 15th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 26,686 people, the population of Anderson increased 4.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 25,514 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anderson had an population of 27,293 people. This is an increase of 2.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.97% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Anderson.
Communities near Anderson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anderson and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anderson.
Communities Also Named Anderson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 70 communities that are also named Anderson - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California, Georgia (7), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Michigan (8), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Oklahoma (2), Ontario (2), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, Tennessee (5), Texas, Virginia, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anderson.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Websites for Anderson ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anderson ...
Looking for more information about Anderson? 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 Anderson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anderson.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Anderson: www.cityofandersonsc.com/
The official website for Anderson County: www.andersoncountysc.org/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019