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Welcome to Claussen ...

Claussen is located in Florence County<1>.

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

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

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

The area code for Claussen: (843)

Communities near Claussen ...

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

  • Florence [Florence County]
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    • Florence [Florence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Claussen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,467 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<5>
  • Lake City [Florence County]
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    • Lake City [Florence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Claussen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,445 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<5>
  • Marion [Marion County]
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    • Marion [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Claussen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,200 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Darlington [Darlington County]
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    • Darlington [Darlington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Claussen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,901 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darlington<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Timmonsville [Florence County]
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      • Timmonsville [Florence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Claussen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,345 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timmonsville<5>
    • Latta [Dillon County]
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      • Latta [Dillon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Claussen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,273 people
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    • Pamplico [Florence County]
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      • Pamplico [Florence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Claussen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,208 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplico<5>
    • Quinby [Florence County]
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      • Quinby [Florence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Claussen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 913 people
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    • Scranton [Florence County]
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      • Scranton [Florence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Claussen
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Claussen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coward<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 Claussen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Claussen.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claussen ...

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

Adding Claussen to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Florence County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Claussen. 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 Claussen - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Claussen) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Claussen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1310, Longitude: -79.6309       In this case, the coordinates for Claussen 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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