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Welcome to Daufuskie Island ...

Daufuskie Island is located in Beaufort County<1>.

The pronunciation of Daufuskie Island: duh-FUS-key<2>

A typical abbreviation for Daufuskie Island: Daufuskie Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

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

Daufuskie Island is within the boundaries of the (843) area code.

The ZIP code for Daufuskie Island: 29915<3>

Communities near Daufuskie Island ...

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

  • Savannah [Chatham County]
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    • Savannah [Chatham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Daufuskie Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 143,632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Savannah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Savannah<5>
  • Hilton Head Island [Beaufort County]
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    • Hilton Head Island [Beaufort County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Daufuskie Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,619 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hilton Head Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hilton Head Island<5>
  • Bluffton [Beaufort County]
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    • Bluffton [Beaufort County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Daufuskie Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,230 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluffton<5>
  • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County]
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    • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Daufuskie Island
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,641 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Wentworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Garden City [Chatham County]
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      • Garden City [Chatham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Daufuskie Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,213 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garden City<5>
    • Hardeeville [Jasper County]
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      • Hardeeville [Jasper County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Daufuskie Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,451 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardeeville<5>
    • Rossignol Hill [Chatham County]
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      • Rossignol Hill [Chatham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Daufuskie Island
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,009 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossignol Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tybee Island [Chatham County]
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      • Tybee Island [Chatham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Daufuskie Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,051 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tybee Island have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tybee Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tybee Island<5>
    • Montgomery [Chatham County]
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      • Montgomery [Chatham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Daufuskie Island
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,719 people
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    • Thunderbolt [Chatham County]
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      • Thunderbolt [Chatham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Daufuskie Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thunderbolt have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thunderbolt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thunderbolt<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 Daufuskie Island. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Daufuskie Island.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Daufuskie Island ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Carolina

About Beaufort County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaufort County: www.co.beaufort.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 Beaufort, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Daufuskie Island. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>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 community (such as Daufuskie Island). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Daufuskie Island or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Daufuskie Island) 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 Daufuskie Island. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Daufuskie IslandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Daufuskie Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1181, Longitude: -80.8629    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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