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Welcome to Bostick ...

Bostick is located in Florence County<1>.

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

Bostick is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bostick lies within the (843) area code.

Communities Also Named Bostick ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bostick - they are located in Georgia and Texas.

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

Communities near Bostick ...

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

  • Lake City [Florence County]
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    • Lake City [Florence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Bostick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,445 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<5>
  • Marion [Marion County]
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    • Marion [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Bostick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,200 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Johnsonville [Florence County]
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    • Johnsonville [Florence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Bostick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,472 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnsonville<5>
  • Pamplico [Florence County]
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    • Pamplico [Florence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bostick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,208 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplico<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Aynor [Horry County]
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      • Aynor [Horry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Bostick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 978 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aynor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aynor<5>
    • Scranton [Florence County]
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      • Scranton [Florence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Bostick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 831 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
    • Coward [Florence County]
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      • Coward [Florence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Bostick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coward<5>
    • Hemingway [Williamsburg County]
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      • Hemingway [Williamsburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Bostick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 385 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hemingway<5>
    • Stuckey [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuckey
      • Stuckey [Williamsburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Bostick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stuckey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuckey
    • Gresham [Marion County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bostick ...

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

Adding Bostick to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bostick 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 Bostick was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Florence County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Florence County: www.florenceco.org/

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 Florence, 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 Bostick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bostick) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bostick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9321, Longitude: -79.4873       In this case, the coordinates for Bostick 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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