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Welcome to McColl ...

The town of McColl is located in Marlboro County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, McColl has a population of 1,973 people<2> (see below for details).

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

McColl is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for McColl: (843)

The ZIP code for McColl: 29570<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, McColl had an population of 1,973 people. This is a decrease of 9.25% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.02% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, McColl had a population of 2,174 people (or 7.51% of the total population of Marlboro County). This makes McColl the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of McColl represents 0.05% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 108th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,174 people, the population of McColl decreased 12.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,498 people).

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

Communities Also Named McColl ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named McColl - they are located in California and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for McColl.

Communities near McColl ...

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

  • Laurinburg [Scotland County]
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    • Laurinburg [Scotland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of McColl
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,896 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurinburg<7>
  • Bennettsville [Marlboro County]
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    • Bennettsville [Marlboro County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of McColl
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,455 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bennettsville<7>
  • Hamlet [Richmond County]
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    • Hamlet [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of McColl
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,356 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamlet<7>
  • Cheraw [Chesterfield County]
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    • Cheraw [Chesterfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of McColl
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,554 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheraw<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pembroke [Robeson County]
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      • Pembroke [Robeson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of McColl
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,942 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<7>
    • Maxton [Robeson County]
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      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of McColl
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maxton<7>
    • Rowland [Robeson County]
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      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of McColl
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowland<7>
    • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County]
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      • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of McColl
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dobbins Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wagram [Scotland County]
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      • Wagram [Scotland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of McColl
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 772 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wagram have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagram
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wagram<7>
    • Clio [Marlboro County]
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      • Clio [Marlboro County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of McColl
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 645 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around McColl. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for McColl.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McColl ...

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

Adding McColl to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marlboro County: www.marlborocounty.sc.gov/

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 Marlboro, 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 McColl.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McColl - 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 McColl). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether McColl 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- McColl) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for McColl. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McCollOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McColl. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6685, Longitude: -79.5455    
<6>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.
<7>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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