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Johnston, South Carolina
Welcome to Johnston ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Johnston has a population of 2,392 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Johnston.
Johnston is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Johnston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Johnston lies within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Johnston: 29832<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Johnston had an population of 2,392 people. This is an increase of 1.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.4% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Johnston had a population of 2,362 people (or 8.75% of the total population of Edgefield County). This makes Johnston the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Johnston represents 0.05% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 103rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,362 people, the population of Johnston increased 1.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,336 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Johnston.
Communities Also Named Johnston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Johnston - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, California, Iowa, Manitoba, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Johnston.
Communities near Johnston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Johnston.
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 Johnston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Johnston.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Johnston. 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 Johnston.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Johnston. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Johnston.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Johnston ...
Looking for more information about Johnston? 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 Johnston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Johnston.
Adding Johnston to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Johnston 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 Johnston was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Johnston on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Johnston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Edgefield County: www.edgefieldcounty.sc.gov/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022