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Hampton, South Carolina
Welcome to Hampton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hampton has a population of 2,516 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hampton.
Hampton is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hampton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Hampton lies within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Hampton: 29924<4>
Websites for Hampton ...
Official Website: www.hamptonsc.net/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hampton had an population of 2,516 people. This is a decrease of 10.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.31% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hampton had a population of 2,808 people (which is 13.31% of the total population of Hampton County). This makes Hampton the county's most populous community.
The population of Hampton represents 0.06% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,808 people, the population of Hampton decreased 1.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,837 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hampton.
Communities Also Named Hampton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 45 communities that are also named Hampton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hampton.
Communities near Hampton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hampton.
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 Hampton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hampton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hampton. 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 Hampton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hampton. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hampton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hampton ...
Looking for more information about Hampton? 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 Hampton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hampton.
Adding Hampton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hampton 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 Hampton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hampton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hampton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Hampton: www.hamptonsc.net/
The official website for Hampton County: www.hamptoncountysc.org/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022