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Welcome to Centenary ...

Centenary is located in Marion County<1>.

Centenary is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Centenary is within the boundaries of the (843) area code.

Communities Also Named Centenary ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Centenary - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Louisiana, New York, Ohio, Ontario and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Centenary ...

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

  • Marion [Marion County]
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    • Marion [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Centenary
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,200 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<4>
  • Mullins [Marion County]
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    • Mullins [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Centenary
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,139 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullins<4>
  • Johnsonville [Florence County]
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    • Johnsonville [Florence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Centenary
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,472 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnsonville<4>
  • Pamplico [Florence County]
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    • Pamplico [Florence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Centenary
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,208 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplico<4>
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    • Aynor [Horry County]
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      • Aynor [Horry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Centenary
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 978 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aynor<4>
    • Hemingway [Williamsburg County]
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      • Hemingway [Williamsburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Centenary
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 385 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hemingway<4>
    • Nichols [Marion County]
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      • Nichols [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Centenary
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 329 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nichols<4>
    • Sellers [Marion County]
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      • Sellers [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Centenary
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 199 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sellers<4>
    • Rains [Marion County]
    • Red Hill [Horry County]
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      • Red Hill [Horry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Centenary
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Centenary. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Centenary.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Centenary ...

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

Adding Centenary to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Marion County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marion County: www.co.marion.sc.us/

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 Marion, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Centenary - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Centenary) 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 Centenary. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CentenaryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centenary. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0303, Longitude: -79.3558    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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