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Flint Hill, South Carolina
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Welcome to Flint Hill ...

Flint Hill is located in Fairfield County<1>.

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

Flint Hill is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Flint Hill is within the (803) area code.

Websites for Flint Hill ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fairfieldchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Flint Hill, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Flint Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Flint Hill: This one is located in Fairfield County and the other is located in York County.

Beyond South Carolina, there are 22 communities that are also named Flint Hill - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri (3), North Carolina (4), Ohio, Texas and Virginia (5).

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

Communities near Flint Hill ...

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

  • Blythewood [Richland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythewood
    • Blythewood [Richland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Flint Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,531 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythewood<5>
  • Winnsboro [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro
    • Winnsboro [Fairfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Flint Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winnsboro<5>
  • Great Falls [Chester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Falls
    • Great Falls [Chester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Flint Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Falls<5>
  • Elgin [Kershaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elgin
    • Elgin [Kershaw County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Flint Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elgin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elgin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ridgeway [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgeway
      • Ridgeway [Fairfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Flint Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 279 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeway<5>
    • Mitford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitford
      • Mitford [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Flint Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitford
    • Smallwood [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smallwood
      • Smallwood [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Flint Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smallwood
    • Winnsboro Mills [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro Mills
      • Winnsboro Mills [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Flint Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winnsboro Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro Mills
    • Liberty Hill [Kershaw County]
    • Adger [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adger
      • Adger [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Flint Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adger

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flint Hill ...

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

Adding Flint Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Flint Hill on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Fairfield County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Fairfield, 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 Flint Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Flint Hill) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Flint Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4076, Longitude: -80.9509       In this case, the coordinates for Flint Hill 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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