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Welcome to Duncan ...

The town of Duncan is located in Spartanburg County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Duncan has a population of 3,639 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Duncan is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Duncan: (864)

The ZIP code for Duncan: 29334<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Duncan had an population of 3,639 people. This is an increase of 14.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26.79% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Duncan had a population of 3,181 people. This makes Duncan the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Duncan represents 0.07% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 85th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,181 people, the population of Duncan increased 10.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,870 people).

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

Communities Also Named Duncan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Duncan - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado (2), Connecticut, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana (3), Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Duncan ...

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

  • Greenville [Greenville County]
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    • Greenville [Greenville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,227 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<6>
  • Spartanburg [Spartanburg County]
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    • Spartanburg [Spartanburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,317 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spartanburg<6>
  • Greer [Greenville County]
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    • Greer [Greenville County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,316 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greer<6>
  • Mauldin [Greenville County]
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    • Mauldin [Greenville County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,562 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mauldin<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Simpsonville [Greenville County]
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      • Simpsonville [Greenville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simpsonville<6>
    • Fountain Inn [Greenville County]
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      • Fountain Inn [Greenville County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,905 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain Inn<6>
    • Travelers Rest [Greenville County]
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      • Travelers Rest [Greenville County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,202 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Travelers Rest<6>
    • Woodruff [Spartanburg County]
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      • Woodruff [Spartanburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,507 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodruff<6>
    • Landrum [Spartanburg County]
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      • Landrum [Spartanburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,725 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Landrum<6>
    • Inman [Spartanburg County]
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      • Inman [Spartanburg County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inman<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duncan ...

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

Adding Duncan to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Carolina

About Spartanburg County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Duncan. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Duncan.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duncan - 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 Duncan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Duncan 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Duncan) 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 Duncan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DuncanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duncan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9387, Longitude: -82.1448    
<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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