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Welcome to Gantt ...

Gantt is located in Greenville County<1>.

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

Gantt is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gantt is within the (864) area code.

Communities Also Named Gantt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Gantt - they are located in Alabama and Texas.

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

Communities near Gantt ...

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

  • Greenville [Greenville County]
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    • Greenville [Greenville County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Gantt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,227 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Greer [Greenville County]
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    • Greer [Greenville County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Gantt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,316 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greer<5>
  • Mauldin [Greenville County]
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    • Mauldin [Greenville County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Gantt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,562 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mauldin<5>
  • Simpsonville [Greenville County]
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    • Simpsonville [Greenville County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Gantt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,272 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simpsonville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Easley [Pickens County]
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      • Easley [Pickens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Gantt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,626 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easley<5>
    • Fountain Inn [Greenville County]
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      • Fountain Inn [Greenville County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Gantt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,905 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain Inn<5>
    • Travelers Rest [Greenville County]
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      • Travelers Rest [Greenville County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Gantt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,202 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Travelers Rest<5>
    • Belton [Anderson County]
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      • Belton [Anderson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Gantt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,484 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<5>
    • Williamston [Anderson County]
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      • Williamston [Anderson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Gantt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<5>
    • Lyman [Spartanburg County]
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      • Lyman [Spartanburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Gantt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,796 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gantt ...

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

Adding Gantt to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gantt 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 Gantt was on a map titled Map of South Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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About Greenville County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Greenville County: www.greenvillecounty.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 Greenville, 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 Gantt - 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- Gantt) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gantt. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GanttOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gantt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8001, Longitude: -82.4243       In this case, the coordinates for Gantt 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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