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Welcome to Gilbert ...

The town of Gilbert is located in Lexington County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gilbert has a population of 645 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Gilbert.

Gilbert is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gilbert is within the boundaries of the (803) area code.

The ZIP code for Gilbert: 29054<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gilbert had an population of 645 people. This is an increase of 14.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gilbert had a population of 565 people. This makes Gilbert the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Gilbert represents 0.01% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 179th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 565 people, the population of Gilbert increased 13% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 500 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gilbert.

Communities Also Named Gilbert ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Gilbert - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (3), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Gilbert ...

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

  • Lexington [Lexington County]
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    • Lexington [Lexington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Gilbert
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,716 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<6>
  • West Columbia [Lexington County]
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    • West Columbia [Lexington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Gilbert
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Columbia<6>
  • Cayce [Lexington County]
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    • Cayce [Lexington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Gilbert
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,994 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cayce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cayce<6>
  • Irmo [Lexington County]
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    • Irmo [Lexington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Gilbert
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,734 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irmo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irmo<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Batesburg-Leesville [Lexington County]
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      • Batesburg-Leesville [Lexington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Gilbert
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,402 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batesburg-Leesville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batesburg-Leesville
    • Batesburg [Lexington County]
    • Springdale [Lexington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
      • Springdale [Lexington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Gilbert
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,732 people
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    • South Congaree [Lexington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Congaree
      • South Congaree [Lexington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Gilbert
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,485 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Congaree have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Congaree
    • Pineridge [Lexington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineridge
      • Pineridge [Lexington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Gilbert
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,419 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineridge
    • Leesville [Lexington County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gilbert ...

Looking for more information about Gilbert? 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 Gilbert, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gilbert.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Carolina

About Lexington County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lexington County: www.lex-co.com/

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 Lexington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gilbert.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gilbert - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Gilbert). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gilbert or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gilbert) 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 Gilbert. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GilbertOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gilbert. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9208, Longitude: -81.3935    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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