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Welcome to Canadys ...

Canadys is located in Colleton County<1>.

The pronunciation of Canadys: 'CAN-uh-dees' or 'CAN-uh-DIS'<2>

Canadys is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Canadys: (843)

Communities near Canadys ...

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

  • Walterboro [Colleton County]
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    • Walterboro [Colleton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Canadys
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,343 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walterboro<5>
  • Saint George [Dorchester County]
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    • Saint George [Dorchester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Canadys
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,194 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint George<5>
  • Ridgeville [Dorchester County]
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    • Ridgeville [Dorchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Canadys
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,841 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeville<5>
  • Branchville [Orangeburg County]
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    • Branchville [Orangeburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Canadys
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 944 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Branchville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cottageville [Colleton County]
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      • Cottageville [Colleton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Canadys
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottageville<5>
    • Harleyville [Dorchester County]
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      • Harleyville [Dorchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Canadys
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harleyville<5>
    • Reevesville [Dorchester County]
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      • Reevesville [Dorchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Canadys
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 204 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reevesville<5>
    • Smoaks [Colleton County]
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      • Smoaks [Colleton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Canadys
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 117 people
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    • Lodge [Colleton County]
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      • Lodge [Colleton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Canadys
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 111 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lodge<5>
    • Williams [Colleton County]
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      • Williams [Colleton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Canadys
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 108 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williams<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 Canadys. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Canadys.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canadys ...

Looking for more information about Canadys? 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 Canadys, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Canadys.

Adding Canadys to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Canadys 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 Canadys was on a map titled Road Map for South Carolina (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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About Colleton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Colleton County: www.colletoncounty.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 Colleton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Canadys. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Canadys - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Canadys) 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 Canadys. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CanadysOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canadys. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0564, Longitude: -80.6196    
<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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