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Welcome to Graniteville ...

Graniteville is located in Aiken County<1>.

Graniteville is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Graniteville is located in the (803) area code.

The ZIP code for Graniteville: 29829<3>

Communities Also Named Graniteville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Graniteville - they are located in California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, Ontario, Quebec, Rhode Island and Vermont.

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

Communities near Graniteville ...

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

  • Augusta [Richmond County]
  • Aiken [Aiken County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aiken
    • Aiken [Aiken County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Graniteville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,121 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aiken
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aiken<5>
  • North Augusta [Aiken County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Augusta
    • North Augusta [Aiken County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Graniteville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,137 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Augusta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Augusta<5>
  • Snead [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snead
    • Snead [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Graniteville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
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    • Richmond Hills [Richmond County]
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      • Richmond Hills [Richmond County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Graniteville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond Hills
    • Fairvale [Richmond County]
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      • Fairvale [Richmond County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Graniteville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairvale have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairvale
    • Edgefield [Edgefield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgefield
      • Edgefield [Edgefield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Graniteville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,825 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgefield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgefield<5>
    • Bonair [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonair
      • Bonair [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Graniteville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonair have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonair
    • Lulaville [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lulaville
      • Lulaville [Columbia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Graniteville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,961 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lulaville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lulaville
    • Burnettown [Aiken County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnettown
      • Burnettown [Aiken County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Graniteville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnettown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnettown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Graniteville ...

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

Adding Graniteville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Aiken County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Aiken County: www.aikencounty.net/

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 Aiken, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Graniteville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Graniteville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Graniteville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Graniteville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Graniteville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GranitevilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Graniteville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5630, Longitude: -81.8081    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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