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Welcome to Iva ...

The town of Iva is located in Anderson County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Iva has a population of 1,327 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Iva is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Iva: (864)

The ZIP code for Iva: 29655<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Iva had an population of 1,327 people. This is an increase of 8.95% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.79% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Iva had a population of 1,218 people. This makes Iva the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Iva represents 0.03% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,218 people, the population of Iva increased 5.36% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,156 people).

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

Communities Also Named Iva ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Iva - they are located in Indiana, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Iva ...

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

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson
    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Iva
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,701 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<6>
  • Abbeville [Abbeville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbeville
    • Abbeville [Abbeville County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Iva
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,958 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<6>
  • Belton [Anderson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belton
    • Belton [Anderson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Iva
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,484 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<6>
  • Hartwell [Hart County]
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    • Elberton [Elbert County]
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      • Elberton [Elbert County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Iva
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,350 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elberton<6>
    • Honea Path [Abbeville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honea Path
      • Honea Path [Abbeville County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Iva
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,851 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honea Path
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honea Path<6>
    • Calhoun Falls [Abbeville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun Falls
      • Calhoun Falls [Abbeville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Iva
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,883 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calhoun Falls<6>
    • Edinburg [Elbert County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinburg
      • Edinburg [Elbert County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Iva
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,396 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Due West [Abbeville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Due West
      • Due West [Abbeville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Iva
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,198 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Due West
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Due West<6>
    • Bowman Ferry [Elbert County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowman Ferry
      • Bowman Ferry [Elbert County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Iva
      • Estimated population in 2019: 808 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowman Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowman Ferry

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Iva ...

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

Adding Iva to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Anderson County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anderson County: www.andersoncountysc.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 Anderson, 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 Iva.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Iva - 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 Iva). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Iva 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' (or 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- Iva) 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 Iva. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IvaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iva. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3074, Longitude: -82.6632    
<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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