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The location of Bees Ferry









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Bees Ferry.

This page contains six sections:

Around Bees Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charleston. It lies just southeast of Bees Ferry. Charleston has a population of 135,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is North Charleston. It lies just northeast of Bees Ferry and has a population of 111,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bees Ferry and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Andrews   [Map]   2,876   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Beaufort   [Map]   13,729   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Folly Beach   [Map]   2,726   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Goose Creek   [Map]   42,619   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hanahan   [Map]   24,885   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   5,179   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Isle-of-Palms   [Map]   4,363   E   18 miles [29 km]
James Island   [Map]   12,083   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lincolnville   [Map]   2,475   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Moncks Corner   [Map]   10,933   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Mount Pleasant   [Map]   86,668   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Port Royal   [Map]   12,886   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Ravenel   [Map]   2,669   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Summerville   [Map]   50,388   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Walterboro   [Map]   5,121   W   35 miles [56.3 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Camelot Village   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Caromi Village   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Chandler Village   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Charles Towne Village   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Dorchester   [Map]   ---   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Essex Village   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Flowertown Village   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Grove Creek Village   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Highland Village   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Johns Island   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ladson   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Meggett   [Map]   1,296   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sullivan's Island   [Map]   1,923   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
The Village   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Bees Ferry, please visit our County-by-County Page for Bees Ferry.

Charleston County ...

Bees Ferry is located in Charleston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Charleston County: Berkeley, Colleton, Dorchester & Georgetown.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bees Ferry ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Bees Ferry.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Bees Ferry. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bees Ferry. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of South Carolina

    South Carolina Tourism
    Parks for South Carolina

    Fishing in South Carolina
    Hunting in South Carolina


National Park Service (NPS) sites in South Carolina

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in South Carolina

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in South Carolina

Airports Near Bees Ferry ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Bees Ferry.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Charleston Intl.  (CHS/KCHS)   [Map]   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Charleston Exec. (ICAO: KJZI)   [Map]   SSE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Pleasant Rgnl. (ICAO: KLRO)   [Map]   ENE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dorchester Co. Airport   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Summerville Airport (ICAO: KDYB)   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Berkeley Co. Airport  (ICAO: KMKS)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Bees Ferry.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Bees Ferry. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Charleston Intl.  (CHS/KCHS)   [Map]   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.  (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]   SW   83 miles [133.6 km]
Myrtle Bch. Intl.  (MYR/KMYR)   [Map]   NE   86 miles [138.4 km]
Columbia Metro Airport  (CAE/KCAE)   [Map]   NW   97 miles [156.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Hilton Head Airport  (HHH/KHXD)   [Map]   SW   57 miles [91.7 km]
Augusta Rgnl.  (AGS/KAGS)   [Map]   WNW   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Charleston Exec. (ICAO: KJZI)   [Map]   SSE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Pleasant Rgnl. (ICAO: KLRO)   [Map]   ENE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dorchester Co. Airport   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Summerville Airport (ICAO: KDYB)   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Berkeley Co. Airport  (ICAO: KMKS)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
Lowcountry Rgnl.  (ICAO: KRBW)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Walterboro Muni.    [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Charleston Intl.   (CHS/KCHS)   [Map]
  Website for Charleston International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
  Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Summerville Airport   (ICAO: KDYB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Berkeley Co. Airport   (ICAO: KMKS)   [Map]
  Website for Berkeley County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lowcountry Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRBW)   [Map]
  Website for Lowcountry Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Beaufort Co. Airport   (ICAO: KARW)   [Map]
  Website for Beaufort County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Santee Cooper Rgnl.   (ICAO: KMNI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Myrtle Bch. Intl.   (MYR/KMYR)   [Map]
  Website for Myrtle Beach International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Georgetown Co. Airport   (ICAO: KGGE)   [Map]
  Website for Georgetown County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbia Metro Airport   (CAE/KCAE)   [Map]
  Website for Columbia Metropolitan Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fayetteville Rgnl.   (FAY/KFAY)   [Map]
  Website for Fayetteville Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlotte - Douglas Intl.   (CLT/KCLT)   [Map]
  Website for Charlotte - Douglas International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hilton Head Airport   (HHH/KHXD)   [Map]
  Website for Hilton Head Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Augusta Rgnl.   (AGS/KAGS)   [Map]
  Website for Augusta Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charleston Exec.   (ICAO: KJZI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Mount Pleasant Rgnl.   (ICAO: KLRO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Charleston County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Charleston County: www.charlestoncounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bees Ferry.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Bees Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bees Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8474, Longitude: -80.0504     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bees Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Bees Ferry), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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