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Welcome to Batesburg-Leesville ...

The town of Batesburg-Leesville is primarily located in Lexington County<1>. A portion of Batesburg-Leesville extends into Saluda County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Batesburg-Leesville has a population of 5,418 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Batesburg-Leesville.

Batesburg-Leesville is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Batesburg-Leesville is located in the (803) area code.

Websites for Batesburg-Leesville ...

Official Website: www.batesburg-leesville.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Batesburg-Leesville had an population of 5,418 people. This is an increase of 1.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.79% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Batesburg-Leesville had a population of 5,362 people. This makes Batesburg-Leesville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Batesburg-Leesville represents 0.12% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 58th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,362 people, the population of Batesburg-Leesville decreased 2.81% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,517 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Batesburg-Leesville.

Communities near Batesburg-Leesville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Batesburg-Leesville.

  • Lexington [Lexington County]
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    • Lexington [Lexington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Batesburg-Leesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,716 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<6>
  • Saluda [Saluda County]
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    • Saluda [Saluda County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Batesburg-Leesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,566 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saluda<6>
  • Johnston [Edgefield County]
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    • Johnston [Edgefield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Batesburg-Leesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,395 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnston<6>
  • Ridge Spring [Saluda County]
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    • Ridge Spring [Saluda County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Batesburg-Leesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 738 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridge Spring<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pelion [Lexington County]
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      • Pelion [Lexington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Batesburg-Leesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 711 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelion<6>
    • Gilbert [Lexington County]
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      • Gilbert [Lexington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Batesburg-Leesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 657 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
    • Summit [Lexington County]
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      • Summit [Lexington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Batesburg-Leesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 486 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ward [Saluda County]
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      • Ward [Saluda County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Batesburg-Leesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 91 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ward<6>
    • Monetta [Aiken County]
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      • Monetta [Aiken County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Batesburg-Leesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 241 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monetta<6>
    • Clubhouse Crossroads [Lexington County]
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      • Clubhouse Crossroads [Lexington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Batesburg-Leesville
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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 Batesburg-Leesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Batesburg-Leesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Batesburg-Leesville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lexington County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Batesburg-Leesville: www.batesburg-leesville.org/

The official website for Lexington County: www.lex-co.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 Lexington, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Batesburg-Leesville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Batesburg-Leesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Batesburg-Leesville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Batesburg-Leesville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Batesburg-LeesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Batesburg-Leesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9101, Longitude: -81.5373       In this case, the coordinates for Batesburg-Leesville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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