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Welcome to Isle-of-Palms ...

The city of Isle-of-Palms is located in Charleston County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Isle-of-Palms has a population of 4,370 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Isle-of-Palms.

Isle-of-Palms is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Isle-of-Palms lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Isle-of-Palms: (843)

The ZIP code for Isle-of-Palms: 29451<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Isle-of-Palms had an population of 4,370 people. This is an increase of 5.73% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.65% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Isle-of-Palms had a population of 4,133 people. This makes Isle-of-Palms the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Isle-of-Palms represents 0.09% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 69th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,133 people, the population of Isle-of-Palms decreased 9.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,583 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Isle-of-Palms.

Communities Also Named Isle-of-Palms ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Isle-of-Palms - it's located in Florida.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Isle-of-Palms.

Communities near Isle-of-Palms ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Isle-of-Palms.

  • Charleston [Charleston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charleston
    • Charleston [Charleston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Isle-of-Palms
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 139,714 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<6>
  • North Charleston [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Charleston
    • North Charleston [Berkeley County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Isle-of-Palms
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 118,752 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Charleston<6>
  • Mount Pleasant [Charleston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
    • Mount Pleasant [Charleston County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Isle-of-Palms
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<6>
  • Hanahan [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanahan
    • Hanahan [Berkeley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Isle-of-Palms
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,280 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanahan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanahan<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • James Island [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for James Island
      • James Island [Charleston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Isle-of-Palms
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,226 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on James Island
    • Folly Beach [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Folly Beach
      • Folly Beach [Charleston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Isle-of-Palms
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,682 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Folly Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Folly Beach<6>
    • Sullivan's Island [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sullivan's Island
      • Sullivan's Island [Charleston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Isle-of-Palms
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,938 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sullivan's Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sullivan's Island<6>
    • Awendaw [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Awendaw
      • Awendaw [Charleston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Isle-of-Palms
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,568 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Awendaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Awendaw<6>
    • The Village [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Village
      • The Village [Charleston County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Isle-of-Palms
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Village have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Village
    • Wando [Berkeley County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Isle-of-Palms ...

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

Adding Isle-of-Palms to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Isle-of-Palms 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 Isle-of-Palms was on a map titled Road Map for South Carolina (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Isle-of-Palms on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Charleston County: www.charlestoncounty.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 Charleston, 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 Isle-of-Palms.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Isle-of-Palms - 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 city (such as Isle-of-Palms). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Isle-of-Palms 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Isle-of-Palms) 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 Isle-of-Palms. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Isle-of-PalmsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Isle-of-Palms. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8045, Longitude: -79.7399    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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