A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Hanahan, South Carolina

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other SC

The location of Hanahan

Welcome to Hanahan ...

The city of Hanahan is located in Berkeley County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hanahan has a population of 24,885 people<1> (see below for details).

Hanahan is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Hanahan: (843)

The ZIP code for Hanahan: 29410<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hanahan had a population of 17,997 people (which is 10.12% of the total population of Berkeley County). This makes Hanahan the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Hanahan represents 0.39% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,997 people, the population of Hanahan increased 39.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,937 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hanahan had an population of 24,885 people. This is an increase of 38.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 92.36% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hanahan ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hanahan and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Charleston   [Map]   134,875   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Folly Beach   [Map]   2,726   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   5,179   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Isle-of-Palms   [Map]   4,363   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
James Island   [Map]   12,083   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lincolnville   [Map]   2,475   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hanahan.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hanahan. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hanahan. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hanahan.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hanahan:

Websites for Hanahan ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanahan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in South Carolina

About Berkeley County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hanahan:

The official website for Berkeley County:

The official website for State of South Carolina:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hanahan.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hanahan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<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 city (such as Hanahan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hanahan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

- Return to Citation

<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hanahan) 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 Hanahan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hanahan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hanahan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9339, Longitude: -80.0029     [Map].

- Return to Citation






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019