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Welcome to Boones Creek ...

Boones Creek is located in Oconee County<1>.

The location of Boones Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Boones Creek: Boones Crk. (or less commonly used: Boones Ck. or Boones Cr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Boones Creek for more information about variations on the name of Boones Creek.

Boones Creek is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boones Creek lies within the (864) area code.

Communities Also Named Boones Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Boones Creek - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Boones Creek ...

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

  • Clemson [Pickens County]
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    • Clemson [Pickens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Boones Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,780 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clemson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemson<5>
  • Seneca [Oconee County]
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    • Seneca [Oconee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Boones Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<5>
  • Central [Pickens County]
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    • Central [Pickens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Boones Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,452 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<5>
  • Walhalla [Oconee County]
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    • Walhalla [Oconee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Boones Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,460 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walhalla<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pickens [Pickens County]
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      • Pickens [Pickens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Boones Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pickens<5>
    • Liberty [Pickens County]
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      • Liberty [Pickens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Boones Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,150 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Westminster [Oconee County]
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      • Westminster [Oconee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Boones Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,598 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<5>
    • Highlands [Jackson County]
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      • Highlands [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Boones Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 984 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highlands have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highlands
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highlands<5>
    • Norris [Pickens County]
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      • Norris [Pickens County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Boones Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norris<5>
    • Six Mile [Pickens County]
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      • Six Mile [Pickens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Boones Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 675 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Six Mile
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Six Mile<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boones Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Carolina

About Oconee County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Oconee County: www.oconeesc.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 Oconee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boones Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Boones Creek) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boones Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9201, Longitude: -82.9510       In this case, the coordinates for Boones Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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