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Welcome to Bucksport ...

Bucksport is located in Horry County<1>.

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

Bucksport is near sea level<3>.

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

Bucksport is located in the (843) area code.

Communities Also Named Bucksport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bucksport - they are located in California and Maine.

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

Communities near Bucksport ...

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

  • Myrtle Beach [Horry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtle Beach
    • Myrtle Beach [Horry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Bucksport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,555 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrtle Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myrtle Beach<5>
  • Conway [Horry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conway
    • Conway [Horry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Bucksport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conway<5>
  • Surfside Beach [Horry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surfside Beach
    • Surfside Beach [Horry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bucksport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,580 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surfside Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surfside Beach<5>
  • Pawleys Island [Georgetown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pawleys Island
    • Pawleys Island [Georgetown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Bucksport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pawleys Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pawleys Island<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Socastee [Horry County]
    • Garden City [Horry County]
    • Windjammer Village [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windjammer Village
      • Windjammer Village [Horry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Bucksport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windjammer Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windjammer Village
    • Garden City Beach [Horry County]
    • Murrells Inlet [Georgetown County]
    • Oceanside Village [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oceanside Village
      • Oceanside Village [Horry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bucksport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceanside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oceanside Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bucksport ...

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

Adding Bucksport to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Mentions & References for Bucksport

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Carolina

About Horry County

About South Carolina

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

The official website for Horry County: www.horrycounty.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 Horry, 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 Bucksport - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bucksport) 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 Bucksport. 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 BucksportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bucksport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6649, Longitude: -79.1025       In this case, the coordinates for Bucksport 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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