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(York County)

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Welcome to Beauty Spot ...

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

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


Beauty Spot would have been located within present day York County<2>.

The location of Beauty Spot has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Beauty Spot is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Beauty Spot was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Beauty Spot would have been located in the (803) area code.

Websites for Beauty Spot ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yorkcountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Beauty Spot, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Beauty Spot ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Beauty Spot: This one is located in York County and the other is located in Marlboro County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Beauty Spot.

Communities near Beauty Spot ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Beauty Spot.

  • Gaffney [Cherokee County]
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    • Gaffney [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Beauty Spot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaffney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaffney<6>
  • York [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [York County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Beauty Spot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
  • Union [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
    • Union [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Beauty Spot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,535 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<6>
  • Chester [Chester County]
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    • Chester [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Beauty Spot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,363 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pacolet [Spartanburg County]
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      • Pacolet [Spartanburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Beauty Spot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,604 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pacolet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pacolet<6>
    • Blacksburg [Cherokee County]
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      • Blacksburg [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Beauty Spot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,880 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<6>
    • Jonesville [Union County]
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      • Jonesville [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Beauty Spot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<6>
    • Grover [Cleveland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grover
      • Grover [Cleveland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Beauty Spot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 709 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grover have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grover<6>
    • Pacolet Mills [Spartanburg County]
    • Sharon [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharon
      • Sharon [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Beauty Spot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<6>

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in South Carolina

About York County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for York County: www.yorkcountygov.com/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

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 Beauty Spot, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beauty Spot - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beauty Spot) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beauty Spot. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8960, Longitude: -81.4706       In this case, the coordinates for Beauty Spot 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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