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Kershaw, South Carolina
Welcome to Kershaw ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Kershaw has a population of 2,333 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Kershaw.
Kershaw is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Kershaw lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Kershaw: (803)
The ZIP code for Kershaw: 29067<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kershaw had an population of 2,333 people. This is an increase of 29.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 41.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kershaw had a population of 1,803 people. This makes Kershaw the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Kershaw represents 0.04% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 124th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,803 people, the population of Kershaw increased 9.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,645 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kershaw.
Communities Also Named Kershaw ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Kershaw - they are located in Alabama, Montana, Nevada and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kershaw.
Communities near Kershaw ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kershaw.
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 Kershaw. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kershaw.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kershaw. 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 Kershaw.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kershaw. See our Newspapers Page for Kershaw.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kershaw ...
Looking for more information about Kershaw? 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 Kershaw, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kershaw.
Adding Kershaw to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Kershaw 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 Kershaw was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kershaw on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022