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Blackville, South Carolina
Welcome to Blackville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Blackville has a population of 2,187 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Blackville.
Blackville is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Blackville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Blackville: (803)
The ZIP code for Blackville: 29817<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blackville had an population of 2,187 people. This is a decrease of 9.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.44% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blackville had a population of 2,406 people (which is 10.64% of the total population of Barnwell County). This makes Blackville the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Blackville represents 0.05% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,406 people, the population of Blackville decreased 19.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,973 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blackville.
Communities Also Named Blackville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Blackville - they are located in Arkansas (2), Georgia (2) and New Brunswick.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blackville.
Communities near Blackville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blackville.
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 Blackville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blackville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blackville. 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 Blackville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blackville. See our Newspapers Page for Blackville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blackville ...
Looking for more information about Blackville? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Blackville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blackville.
Adding Blackville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Blackville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Blackville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Blackville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Blackville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022