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Fort Lawn, South Carolina
Welcome to Fort Lawn ...
A typical abbreviation for Fort Lawn: Ft. Lawn
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fort Lawn has a population of 885 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Fort Lawn.
Fort Lawn is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Fort Lawn lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Fort Lawn lies within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Fort Lawn: 29714<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fort Lawn had an population of 885 people. This is a decrease of 1.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fort Lawn had a population of 895 people. This makes Fort Lawn the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Fort Lawn represents 0.02% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 154th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 895 people, the population of Fort Lawn increased 3.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 864 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fort Lawn.
Communities near Fort Lawn ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fort Lawn.
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 Fort Lawn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Lawn.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fort Lawn. 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 Fort Lawn.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fort Lawn. See our Newspapers Page for Fort Lawn.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Lawn ...
Looking for more information about Fort Lawn? 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 Fort Lawn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fort Lawn.
Adding Fort Lawn to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Fort Lawn 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 Fort Lawn was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fort Lawn on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022