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Bluffton, South Carolina
Welcome to Bluffton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bluffton has a population of 25,641 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bluffton.
Bluffton is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Bluffton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bluffton lies within the (843) area code.
The ZIP code for Bluffton: 29910<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bluffton had an population of 25,641 people. This is an increase of 104.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1,911.06% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bluffton had a population of 12,530 people (or 7.72% of the total population of Beaufort County). This makes Bluffton the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Bluffton represents 0.27% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,530 people, the population of Bluffton increased 882.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,275 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bluffton.
Communities Also Named Bluffton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Bluffton - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Ohio, Tennessee and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bluffton.
Communities near Bluffton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bluffton.
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 Bluffton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bluffton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bluffton. 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 Bluffton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bluffton. See our Newspapers Page for Bluffton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluffton ...
Looking for more information about Bluffton? 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 Bluffton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bluffton.
Adding Bluffton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bluffton 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 Bluffton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Bluffton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bluffton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bluffton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Beaufort County: www.co.beaufort.sc.us/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022