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Welcome to Landsford ...

Landsford is located in Chester County<1>.

The location of Landsford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Landsford is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Landsford: (803)

Communities near Landsford ...

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

  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Landsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<5>
  • Fort Mill [York County]
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    • Fort Mill [York County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Landsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,929 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Mill<5>
  • Waxhaw [Union County]
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    • Waxhaw [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Landsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,987 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waxhaw<5>
  • Weddington [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Weddington [Mecklenburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Landsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,389 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weddington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weddington<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wesley Chapel [Union County]
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      • Wesley Chapel [Union County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Landsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesley Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesley Chapel<5>
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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      • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Landsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,156 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
    • Marvin [Union County]
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      • Marvin [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Landsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,920 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marvin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chester [Chester County]
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      • Chester [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Landsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,363 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
    • Mineral Springs [Union County]
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      • Mineral Springs [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Landsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,171 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Springs<5>
    • Great Falls [Chester County]
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      • Great Falls [Chester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Landsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Falls<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Landsford ...

Looking for more information about Landsford? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Landsford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Landsford.

Adding Landsford to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Chester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Landsford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Landsford) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Landsford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7724, Longitude: -80.8751       In this case, the coordinates for Landsford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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