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Dekalb, South Carolina
Welcome to Dekalb ...
The location of Dekalb has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Dekalb: de-KALB<3>
Dekalb is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Dekalb lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Dekalb lies within the (803) area code.
Communities Also Named Dekalb ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Dekalb - they are located in Arkansas, Iowa, Ohio and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dekalb.
Communities near Dekalb ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dekalb.
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 Dekalb. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dekalb.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dekalb. 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 Dekalb.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dekalb. See our Newspapers Page for Dekalb.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dekalb ...
Looking for more information about Dekalb? 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 Dekalb, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dekalb.
Adding Dekalb to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dekalb 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 Dekalb was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dekalb on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022