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Welcome to Bates Ferry ...

Bates Ferry is located in Richland County<1>.

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

Bates Ferry is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bates Ferry: (803)

Communities Also Named Bates Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bates Ferry - it's located in Texas.

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

Communities near Bates Ferry ...

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

  • Saint Matthews [Calhoun County]
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    • Saint Matthews [Calhoun County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Bates Ferry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,903 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Matthews
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Matthews<5>
  • Eastover [Richland County]
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    • Eastover [Richland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Bates Ferry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 850 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eastover<5>
  • Elloree [Orangeburg County]
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    • Elloree [Orangeburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Bates Ferry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elloree
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elloree<5>
  • Pinewood [Sumter County]
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    • Pinewood [Sumter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Bates Ferry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinewood<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cameron [Calhoun County]
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      • Cameron [Calhoun County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Bates Ferry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 396 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cameron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cameron
    • Paxville [Clarendon County]
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      • Paxville [Clarendon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Bates Ferry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 176 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paxville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paxville<5>
    • Gadsden [Richland County]
    • Wedgefield [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wedgefield
      • Wedgefield [Sumter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bates Ferry
      • Wedgefield has also been known as:
      • Wedgewood
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedgefield<5>
    • Creston [Calhoun County]
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      • Creston [Calhoun County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Bates Ferry
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    • Bruner [Richland County]
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      • Bruner [Richland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Bates Ferry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruner

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bates Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in South Carolina

About Richland County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Richland County: www.richlandonline.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 Richland, 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 Bates Ferry - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bates Ferry) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bates Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7732, Longitude: -80.6543       In this case, the coordinates for Bates Ferry 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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