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Loris, South Carolina
Welcome to Loris ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Loris has a population of 2,708 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Loris.
Loris is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Loris lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Loris: (843)
The ZIP code for Loris: 29569<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Loris had an population of 2,708 people. This is an increase of 13.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.25% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Loris had a population of 2,396 people. This makes Loris the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Loris represents 0.05% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 100th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,396 people, the population of Loris increased 15.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,079 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Loris.
Communities near Loris ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Loris.
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 Loris. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Loris.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Loris. 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 Loris.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Loris. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Loris.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Loris ...
Looking for more information about Loris? 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 Loris, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Loris.
Adding Loris to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Loris 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 Loris was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Loris on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Loris on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Horry County: www.horrycounty.org/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022