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Welcome to East Sumter ...

East Sumter is located in Sumter County<1>.

The location of East Sumter has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for East Sumter: E. Sumter

East Sumter is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

East Sumter is located in the (803) area code.

Communities near East Sumter ...

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

  • Manning [Clarendon County]
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    • Manning [Clarendon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of East Sumter
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,854 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manning<5>
  • Turbeville [Clarendon County]
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    • Turbeville [Clarendon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of East Sumter
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 783 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turbeville<5>
  • Mayesville [Sumter County]
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    • Mayesville [Sumter County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of East Sumter
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 715 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayesville<5>
  • Pinewood [Sumter County]
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    • Pinewood [Sumter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of East Sumter
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 532 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinewood<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lynchburg [Lee County]
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      • Lynchburg [Lee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of East Sumter
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 317 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynchburg<5>
    • Paxville [Clarendon County]
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      • Paxville [Clarendon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of East Sumter
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 176 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paxville<5>
    • Millwood [Sumter County]
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      • Millwood [Sumter County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of East Sumter
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ashley Creek Village [Sumter County]
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      • Ashley Creek Village [Sumter County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of East Sumter
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashley Creek Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oswego [Sumter County]
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      • Oswego [Sumter County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of East Sumter
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    • Lakewood [Sumter County]
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      • Lakewood [Sumter County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of East Sumter
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 East Sumter. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Sumter.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Sumter ...

Looking for more information about East Sumter? 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 East Sumter, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for East Sumter.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sumter County: www.sumtercountysc.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 Sumter, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Sumter - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- East Sumter) 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 East Sumter. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East SumterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Sumter. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9254, Longitude: -80.2962       In this case, the coordinates for East Sumter have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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