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Chesterfield, South Carolina
Welcome to Chesterfield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Chesterfield has a population of 1,410 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Chesterfield.
Chesterfield is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Chesterfield lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Chesterfield: (843)
The ZIP code for Chesterfield: 29709<4>
Websites for Chesterfield ...
Official Website: www.chesterfield-sc.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chesterfield had an population of 1,410 people. This is a decrease of 4.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.98% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Chesterfield had a population of 1,472 people. This makes Chesterfield the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Chesterfield represents 0.03% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 132nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,472 people, the population of Chesterfield increased 11.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,318 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Chesterfield.
Communities Also Named Chesterfield ...
While we believe that this Chesterfield is located in Chesterfield County, we know of another 2 South Carolina communities named Chesterfield. Those communities are located in the following counties: Beaufort and Charleston County.
Beyond South Carolina, there are 28 communities that are also named Chesterfield - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chesterfield.
Communities near Chesterfield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chesterfield.
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 Chesterfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chesterfield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chesterfield. 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 Chesterfield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chesterfield. See our Newspapers Page for Chesterfield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chesterfield ...
Looking for more information about Chesterfield? 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 Chesterfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chesterfield.
Adding Chesterfield to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield was on a map titled Map of South Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Chesterfield on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Chesterfield: www.chesterfield-sc.com/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022