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Welcome to Blairsville ...

Blairsville is located in York County<1>.

Blairsville is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Blairsville: (803)

Websites for Blairsville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yorkcountychamber.com/

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

Communities Also Named Blairsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Blairsville - they are located in Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Missouri, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Blairsville ...

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

  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Blairsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<4>
  • York [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Blairsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<4>
  • Clover [York County]
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    • Clover [York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Blairsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,800 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clover<4>
  • Chester [Chester County]
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    • Chester [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Blairsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,363 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blacksburg [Cherokee County]
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      • Blacksburg [Cherokee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Blairsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,880 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<4>
    • Jonesville [Union County]
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      • Jonesville [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Blairsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 819 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<4>
    • Grover [Cleveland County]
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      • Grover [Cleveland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Blairsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 709 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grover have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grover<4>
    • Hickory Grove [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Grove
      • Hickory Grove [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Blairsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 564 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hickory Grove<4>
    • Lockhart [Union County]
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      • Lockhart [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Blairsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockhart
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lockhart<4>
    • McConnells [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McConnells
      • McConnells [York County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Blairsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 319 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McConnells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnells<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blairsville ...

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

Adding Blairsville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Blairsville in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Blairsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Blairsville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Blairsville on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About York County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for York County: www.yorkcountygov.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 York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blairsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blairsville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blairsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BlairsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blairsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9153, Longitude: -81.3505    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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