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Welcome to Bay Shores ...

Bay Shores is located in Oconee County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Bay Shores: Bay Shrs.

Bay Shores is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bay Shores: (864)

Communities Also Named Bay Shores ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bay Shores - they are located in California and New York.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bay Shores.

Communities near Bay Shores ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bay Shores.

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
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    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Bay Shores
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,701 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<5>
  • Easley [Pickens County]
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    • Easley [Pickens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bay Shores
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,626 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easley<5>
  • Clemson [Pickens County]
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    • Clemson [Pickens County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Bay Shores
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,780 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemson<5>
  • Seneca [Oconee County]
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    • Seneca [Oconee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Bay Shores
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,564 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Central [Pickens County]
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      • Central [Pickens County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Bay Shores
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,452 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<5>
    • Walhalla [Oconee County]
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      • Walhalla [Oconee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Bay Shores
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,460 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walhalla<5>
    • Pendleton [Anderson County]
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      • Pendleton [Anderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Bay Shores
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,313 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pendleton<5>
    • Pickens [Pickens County]
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      • Pickens [Pickens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Bay Shores
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pickens<5>
    • Liberty [Pickens County]
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      • Liberty [Pickens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Bay Shores
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,150 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Westminster [Oconee County]
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      • Westminster [Oconee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Bay Shores
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,598 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bay Shores ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Oconee County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Oconee County: www.oconeesc.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 Oconee, 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 Bay Shores - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bay Shores) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bay Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7237, Longitude: -82.8646       In this case, the coordinates for Bay Shores 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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