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Johnsonville, South Carolina

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Welcome to Johnsonville ...

The city of Johnsonville is located in Florence County<1> (at the time of its founding, Johnsonville was located in Williamsburg County).

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Johnsonville has a population of 1,482 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Johnsonville is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Johnsonville: (843)

The ZIP code for Johnsonville: 29555<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Johnsonville had an population of 1,482 people. This is an increase of 0.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Johnsonville had a population of 1,480 people. This makes Johnsonville the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Johnsonville represents 0.03% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,480 people, the population of Johnsonville increased 4.37% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,418 people).

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

Communities Also Named Johnsonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Johnsonville - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Johnsonville ...

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

  • Lake City [Florence County]
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    • Lake City [Florence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Johnsonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,445 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<6>
  • Pamplico [Florence County]
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    • Pamplico [Florence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Johnsonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,208 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplico<6>
  • Aynor [Horry County]
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    • Aynor [Horry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Johnsonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 978 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aynor<6>
  • Scranton [Florence County]
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    • Scranton [Florence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Johnsonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 831 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hemingway [Williamsburg County]
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      • Hemingway [Williamsburg County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Johnsonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 385 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hemingway<6>
    • Stuckey [Williamsburg County]
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      • Stuckey [Williamsburg County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Johnsonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stuckey have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gresham [Marion County]
    • Hannah [Florence County]
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      • Hannah [Florence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Johnsonville
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    • Indiantown [Williamsburg County]
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      • Indiantown [Williamsburg County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Johnsonville
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    • Nesmith [Williamsburg 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 Johnsonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Johnsonville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Johnsonville ...

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

Adding Johnsonville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Carolina

About Florence County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Florence County:

The official website for State of South Carolina:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Florence, 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 Johnsonville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Johnsonville - 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 Johnsonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Johnsonville 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- Johnsonville) 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 Johnsonville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JohnsonvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Johnsonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8181, Longitude: -79.4476    
<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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