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Welcome to Cross Anchor ...

Cross Anchor is located in Spartanburg County<1>.

Cross Anchor is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Cross Anchor: (864)

Communities Also Named Cross Anchor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cross Anchor - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Cross Anchor ...

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

  • Fountain Inn [Greenville County]
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    • Fountain Inn [Greenville County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Cross Anchor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,905 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain Inn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain Inn<4>
  • Laurens [Laurens County]
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    • Laurens [Laurens County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Cross Anchor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,852 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurens<4>
  • Clinton [Laurens County]
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    • Clinton [Laurens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Cross Anchor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,304 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<4>
  • Union [Union County]
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    • Union [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Cross Anchor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,535 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woodruff [Spartanburg County]
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      • Woodruff [Spartanburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Cross Anchor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,507 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodruff<4>
    • Pacolet [Spartanburg County]
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      • Pacolet [Spartanburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Cross Anchor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,604 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pacolet<4>
    • Whitmire [Newberry County]
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      • Whitmire [Newberry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Cross Anchor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,449 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitmire<4>
    • Gray Court [Laurens County]
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      • Gray Court [Laurens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Cross Anchor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 826 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gray Court<4>
    • Jonesville [Union County]
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      • Jonesville [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Cross Anchor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 819 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<4>
    • Central Pacolet [Spartanburg County]
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      • Central Pacolet [Spartanburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Cross Anchor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Pacolet 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 Cross Anchor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cross Anchor.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cross Anchor ...

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

Adding Cross Anchor to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Spartanburg County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cross Anchor. 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 Cross Anchor - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Cross Anchor) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cross Anchor. 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 Cross AnchorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cross Anchor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6428, Longitude: -81.8581    
<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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