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Big Springs, South Carolina

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The location of Big Springs

Welcome to Big Springs ...

Big Springs is located in Chesterfield County.

The location of Big Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Big Springs: Big Spgs. (or less commonly used: Big Spngs. or Big Sprngs.)

Big Springs is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Big Springs lies within the (843) area code.

Communities near Big Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Big Springs and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Alcot   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bishopville   [Map]   3,134   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cassatt   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hartsville   [Map]   7,626   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   732   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kershaw   [Map]   2,193   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Big Springs.

Communities Also Named Big Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Big Springs - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, South Dakota, Tennessee (6), Texas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Big Springs.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Big Springs. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Big Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Big Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Big Springs:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Springs ...

Looking for more information about Big Springs? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Carolina

About Chesterfield County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Carolina:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Big Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Big Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4210, Longitude: -80.3092     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Big Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Big Springs.

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