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Welcome to Crescent ...

Crescent is located in Spartanburg County<1>.

Crescent is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Crescent lies within the (864) area code.

Communities Also Named Crescent ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Crescent: This one is located in Spartanburg County and the other is located in Charleston County.

Beyond South Carolina, there are 41 communities that are also named Crescent - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan (2), Missouri, Montana, Nevada (2), New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah (2), Virginia, Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Crescent ...

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

  • Greenville [Greenville County]
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    • Greenville [Greenville County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Crescent
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,227 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<4>
  • Spartanburg [Spartanburg County]
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    • Spartanburg [Spartanburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Crescent
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,317 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spartanburg<4>
  • Greer [Greenville County]
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    • Greer [Greenville County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Crescent
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,316 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greer<4>
  • Mauldin [Greenville County]
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    • Mauldin [Greenville County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Crescent
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,562 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mauldin<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Simpsonville [Greenville County]
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      • Simpsonville [Greenville County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Crescent
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simpsonville<4>
    • Fountain Inn [Greenville County]
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      • Fountain Inn [Greenville County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Crescent
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,905 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain Inn<4>
    • Laurens [Laurens County]
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      • Laurens [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Crescent
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,852 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurens<4>
    • Woodruff [Spartanburg County]
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      • Woodruff [Spartanburg County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Crescent
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,507 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodruff<4>
    • Lyman [Spartanburg County]
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      • Lyman [Spartanburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Crescent
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,796 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<4>
    • Duncan [Spartanburg County]
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      • Duncan [Spartanburg County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Crescent
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,715 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncan<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crescent ...

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

Adding Crescent to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Crescent 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 Crescent was on a map titled Map of South Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Carolina

About Spartanburg County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spartanburg County: www.co.spartanburg.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 Spartanburg, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crescent - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crescent) 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 Crescent. 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 CrescentOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crescent. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7710, Longitude: -82.1112    
<4>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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