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Welcome to Hodges ...

The town of Hodges is located in Greenwood County<1> (at the time of its founding, Hodges was located in Abbeville County).

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hodges has a population of 151 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Hodges is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Hodges: (864)

The ZIP code for Hodges: 29653<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hodges had an population of 151 people. This is a decrease of 2.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.43% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hodges had a population of 155 people. This makes Hodges the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 155 people, the population of Hodges decreased 1.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 158 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hodges ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Hodges - they are located in Alabama (2), Kansas, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Hodges ...

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

  • Greenwood [Greenwood County]
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    • Greenwood [Greenwood County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Hodges
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,356 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<6>
  • Laurens [Laurens County]
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    • Laurens [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Hodges
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,852 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurens<6>
  • Abbeville [Abbeville County]
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    • Abbeville [Abbeville County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Hodges
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,958 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<6>
  • Honea Path [Abbeville County]
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    • Honea Path [Abbeville County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Hodges
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,851 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honea Path<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County]
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      • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Hodges
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,152 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ware Shoals<6>
    • Ninety Six [Greenwood County]
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      • Ninety Six [Greenwood County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Hodges
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,043 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ninety Six<6>
    • Due West [Abbeville County]
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      • Due West [Abbeville County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Hodges
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,198 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Due West<6>
    • Cross Hill [Laurens County]
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      • Cross Hill [Laurens County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Hodges
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 517 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cross Hill<6>
    • Donalds [Abbeville County]
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      • Donalds [Abbeville County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Hodges
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 330 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donalds<6>
    • Waterloo [Laurens County]
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      • Waterloo [Laurens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Hodges
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 170 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterloo<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hodges ...

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

Adding Hodges to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Carolina

About Greenwood County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Greenwood County: www.co.greenwood.sc.us/

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 Greenwood, 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 Hodges.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hodges - 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 Hodges). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hodges 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hodges) 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 Hodges. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HodgesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hodges. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2877, Longitude: -82.2477    
<6>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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