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Welcome to Donalds ...

The town of Donalds is located in Abbeville County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Donalds has a population of 332 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Donalds is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Donalds: (864)

The ZIP code for Donalds: 29638<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Donalds had an population of 332 people. This is a decrease of 4.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.21% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Donalds had a population of 348 people. This makes Donalds the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 348 people, the population of Donalds decreased 1.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 354 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Donalds.

Communities near Donalds ...

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

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
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    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Donalds
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,701 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<6>
  • Greenwood [Greenwood County]
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    • Greenwood [Greenwood County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Donalds
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,356 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<6>
  • Abbeville [Abbeville County]
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    • Abbeville [Abbeville County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Donalds
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,958 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<6>
  • Belton [Anderson County]
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    • Belton [Anderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Donalds
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,484 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Williamston [Anderson County]
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      • Williamston [Anderson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Donalds
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<6>
    • Honea Path [Abbeville County]
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      • Honea Path [Abbeville County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Donalds
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,851 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honea Path<6>
    • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County]
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      • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Donalds
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,152 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ware Shoals<6>
    • Pelzer [Anderson County]
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      • Pelzer [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Donalds
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,413 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelzer<6>
    • Iva [Anderson County]
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      • Iva [Anderson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Donalds
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,341 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iva<6>
    • West Pelzer [Anderson County]
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      • West Pelzer [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Donalds
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 953 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pelzer have been provided by the GNIS.<7> 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 Donalds. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Donalds.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Donalds ...

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

Adding Donalds to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Abbeville County: www.abbevillecountygovernment.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 Abbeville, 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 Donalds.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Donalds - 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 Donalds). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Donalds 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 '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- Donalds) 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 Donalds. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DonaldsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Donalds. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3771, Longitude: -82.3476    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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