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Welcome to Honea Path ...

The town of Honea Path is primarily located in Abbeville County<1>. A portion of Honea Path extends into Anderson County.

The pronunciation of Honea Path: HUN-ee-uh<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Honea Path has a population of 3,818 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Honea Path is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Honea Path: (864)

The ZIP code for Honea Path: 29654<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Honea Path had an population of 3,818 people. This is an increase of 6.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Honea Path had a population of 3,597 people (or 14.15% of the total population of Abbeville County). This makes Honea Path the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Honea Path represents 0.08% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 76th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,597 people, the population of Honea Path increased 2.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,504 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Honea Path.

Communities near Honea Path ...

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

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
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    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Honea Path
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,701 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<7>
  • Abbeville [Abbeville County]
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    • Abbeville [Abbeville County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Honea Path
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,958 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<7>
  • Belton [Anderson County]
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    • Belton [Anderson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Honea Path
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,484 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<7>
  • Williamston [Anderson County]
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    • Williamston [Anderson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Honea Path
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County]
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      • Ware Shoals [Abbeville County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Honea Path
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,152 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ware Shoals<7>
    • Pelzer [Anderson County]
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      • Pelzer [Anderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Honea Path
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,413 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelzer<7>
    • Iva [Anderson County]
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      • Iva [Anderson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Honea Path
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,341 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iva<7>
    • Due West [Abbeville County]
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      • Due West [Abbeville County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Honea Path
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,198 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Due West<7>
    • West Pelzer [Anderson County]
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      • West Pelzer [Anderson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Honea Path
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 953 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pelzer have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gray Court [Laurens County]
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      • Gray Court [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Honea Path
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 826 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gray Court
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gray Court<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Honea Path ...

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

Adding Honea Path to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Carolina

About Abbeville County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Abbeville County: www.abbevillecountygovernment.org/

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 Abbeville, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Honea Path. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Honea Path.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Honea Path - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Honea Path). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Honea Path or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Honea Path) 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 Honea Path. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Honea PathOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Honea Path. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4463, Longitude: -82.3922    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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