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Welcome to Mayesville ...

The town of Mayesville is located in Sumter County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mayesville has a population of 718 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Mayesville is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Mayesville lies within the (803) area code.

The ZIP code for Mayesville: 29104<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mayesville had an population of 718 people. This is a decrease of 1.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mayesville had a population of 731 people. This makes Mayesville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mayesville represents 0.02% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 172nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 731 people, the population of Mayesville decreased 26.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,001 people).

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

Communities near Mayesville ...

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

  • Sumter [Sumter County]
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    • Sumter [Sumter County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Mayesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,439 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumter<6>
  • Bishopville [Lee County]
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    • Bishopville [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Mayesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,948 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bishopville<6>
  • Timmonsville [Florence County]
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    • Timmonsville [Florence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Mayesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,345 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timmonsville<6>
  • Lamar [Darlington County]
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    • Lamar [Darlington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Mayesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 930 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamar<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Turbeville [Clarendon County]
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      • Turbeville [Clarendon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Mayesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 783 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turbeville<6>
    • Olanta [Florence County]
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      • Olanta [Florence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Mayesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 551 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olanta<6>
    • Lynchburg [Lee County]
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      • Lynchburg [Lee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Mayesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 317 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynchburg<6>
    • Paxville [Clarendon County]
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      • Paxville [Clarendon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Mayesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 176 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paxville<6>
    • Oswego [Sumter County]
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      • Oswego [Sumter County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Mayesville
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    • East Sumter [Sumter County]
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      • East Sumter [Sumter County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Mayesville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Sumter have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Mayesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mayesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mayesville ...

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

Adding Mayesville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About Sumter County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sumter County: www.sumtercountysc.org/

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 Sumter, 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 Mayesville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mayesville - 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 town (such as Mayesville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mayesville 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mayesville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mayesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MayesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mayesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9871, Longitude: -80.2084    
<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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