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Census Data for Andover ...

So far, we have found very little information about Andover. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Andover to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Andover, please Contact Us.




As far as we can tell, Andover has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Andover, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Greenville67,453   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Spartanburg37,876   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Greer29,000   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Mauldin25,188   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
 Simpsonville21,314   S   23 miles [37 km]
 Easley20,953   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]

Spartanburg County ...

Andover is located in Spartanburg County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Spartanburg County.

Population Rings for Andover ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Andover and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Andover. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Andover, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2533+6.18%
10 mi   [16 km]945,385+10.26%
15 mi   [24 km]1352,753+9.79%
20 mi   [32 km]17162,306+10.07%
25 mi   [40 km]29248,874+9.2%
30 mi   [48 km]37297,425+8.79%

Miscellaneous Information for Andover ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Spartanburg County or the community of Andover:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Andover:

GNIS ID for Andover: 1248083

GNIS ID for Spartanburg County: 1248592

GNIS ID for South Carolina: 1779799

Misc. Census Codes ...

Andover would have been located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Andover.

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The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


The official website for Spartanburg County: www.co.spartanburg.sc.us/

The official website for State of South Carolina: www.sc.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Andover, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Andover. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Andover) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andover. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0793, Longitude: -82.2057     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Andover have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Andover.