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Welcome to Cross Hill ...

The town of Cross Hill is located in Laurens County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cross Hill has a population of 511 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Cross Hill.

Cross Hill is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Cross Hill: (864)

The ZIP code for Cross Hill: 29332<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cross Hill had an population of 511 people. This is an increase of 0.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cross Hill had a population of 507 people. This makes Cross Hill the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Cross Hill represents 0.01% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 188th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 507 people, the population of Cross Hill decreased 15.64% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 601 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cross Hill.

Communities Also Named Cross Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cross Hill - they are located in Maine and Ontario.

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

Communities near Cross Hill ...

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

  • Greenwood [Greenwood County]
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    • Greenwood [Greenwood County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Cross Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<6>
  • Laurens [Laurens County]
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    • Laurens [Laurens County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Cross Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurens<6>
  • Clinton [Laurens County]
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    • Clinton [Laurens County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Cross Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,304 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
  • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County]
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    • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Cross Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,152 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ware Shoals<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ninety Six [Greenwood County]
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      • Ninety Six [Greenwood County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Cross Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,043 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ninety Six
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ninety Six<6>
    • Waterloo [Laurens County]
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      • Waterloo [Laurens County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Cross Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 170 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterloo<6>
    • Silverstreet [Newberry County]
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      • Silverstreet [Newberry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Cross Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 166 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silverstreet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Silverstreet<6>
    • Hodges [Greenwood County]
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      • Hodges [Greenwood County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Cross Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 150 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hodges
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hodges<6>
    • Chappells [Newberry County]
    • Mountville [Laurens County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cross Hill ...

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

Adding Cross Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Laurens County: www.laurenscountysc.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 Laurens, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cross Hill.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cross Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Cross Hill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cross Hill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cross Hill) 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 Cross Hill. 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 HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cross Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3050, Longitude: -81.9840    
<6>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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