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Edgefield, South Carolina
Welcome to Edgefield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Edgefield has a population of 4,822 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Edgefield.
Edgefield is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Edgefield lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Edgefield lies within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Edgefield: 29824<4>
Websites for Edgefield ...
Official Website: edgefieldsc.net/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Edgefield had an population of 4,822 people. This is an increase of 1.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.38% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Edgefield had a population of 4,750 people (which is 17.6% of the total population of Edgefield County). This makes Edgefield the county's most populous community.
The population of Edgefield represents 0.1% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,750 people, the population of Edgefield increased 6.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,449 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Edgefield.
Communities Also Named Edgefield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Edgefield - they are located in Alabama (3), Louisiana, Mississippi, Ohio (2), Tennessee (3) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Edgefield.
Communities near Edgefield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Edgefield.
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 Edgefield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Edgefield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Edgefield. 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 Edgefield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Edgefield. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Edgefield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edgefield ...
Looking for more information about Edgefield? 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 Edgefield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Edgefield.
Adding Edgefield to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Edgefield 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 Edgefield was on a map titled Map of South Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Edgefield on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Edgefield: edgefieldsc.net/
The official website for Edgefield County: www.edgefieldcounty.sc.gov/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022