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Welcome to Blenheim ...

The pronunciation of Blenheim: BLEN-um<1>

The town of Blenheim is located in Marlboro County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Blenheim has a population of 146 people<2> (see below for details).

Blenheim is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Blenheim lies within the (843) area code.

The ZIP code for Blenheim: 29516<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blenheim had a population of 154 people. This makes Blenheim the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 154 people, the population of Blenheim increased 12.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 137 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Blenheim had an population of 146 people. This is a decrease of 5.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.57% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Blenheim.

Communities near Blenheim ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Gibson (NC)   [Map]   515   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Laurinburg (NC)   [Map]   15,473   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bennettsville   [Map]   8,255   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cheraw   [Map]   5,780   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Clio   [Map]   681   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Darlington   [Map]   6,117   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Blenheim ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Blenheim - they are located in Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, Ontario and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blenheim. We make it easy 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 Blenheim. 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 Blenheim.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blenheim ...

Looking for more information about Blenheim? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Blenheim, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Blenheim.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Blenheim. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marlboro County: www.marlborocounty.sc.gov/

The official website for State of South Carolina: www.sc.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blenheim.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blenheim - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Blenheim). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Blenheim or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Blenheim. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blenheim) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blenheim. 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 Blenheim

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blenheim. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5107, Longitude: -79.6530     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Blenheim.