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Welcome to Irwin ...

Irwin is located in Lancaster County<1>.

The location of Irwin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Irwin is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Irwin lies within the (803) area code.

Communities Also Named Irwin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Irwin - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Irwin ...

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

  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Irwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<5>
  • Waxhaw [Union County]
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    • Waxhaw [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Irwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,987 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waxhaw<5>
  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Irwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,156 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • Mineral Springs [Union County]
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    • Mineral Springs [Union County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Irwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,171 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Springs<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kershaw [Kershaw County]
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      • Kershaw [Kershaw County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Irwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,404 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kershaw<5>
    • Great Falls [Chester County]
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      • Great Falls [Chester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Irwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Falls<5>
    • Van Wyck [Lancaster County]
    • Heath Springs [Lancaster County]
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      • Heath Springs [Lancaster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Irwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,054 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heath Springs<5>
    • Fort Lawn [Chester County]
    • Richburg [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richburg
      • Richburg [Chester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Irwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 259 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richburg<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Irwin ...

Looking for more information about Irwin? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Irwin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Irwin.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lancaster County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancastercountysc.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 Lancaster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Irwin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Irwin) 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 Irwin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IrwinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Irwin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6938, Longitude: -80.8223       In this case, the coordinates for Irwin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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