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Welcome to Meggett ...

The town of Meggett is located in Charleston County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Meggett has a population of 1,294 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Meggett is near sea level<3>.

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

Meggett lies within the (843) area code.

The ZIP code for Meggett: 29449<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Meggett had an population of 1,294 people. This is an increase of 5.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Meggett had a population of 1,226 people. This makes Meggett the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Meggett represents 0.03% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 141st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,226 people, the population of Meggett has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,230 people).

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

Communities near Meggett ...

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

  • Charleston [Charleston County]
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    • Charleston [Charleston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Meggett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 139,714 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<6>
  • North Charleston [Berkeley County]
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    • North Charleston [Berkeley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Meggett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 118,752 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Charleston<6>
  • James Island [Charleston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for James Island
    • James Island [Charleston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Meggett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on James Island
  • Ravenel [Charleston County]
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    • Ravenel [Charleston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Meggett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenel<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Folly Beach [Charleston County]
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      • Folly Beach [Charleston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Meggett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,682 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Folly Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Folly Beach<6>
    • Seabrook Island [Charleston County]
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      • Seabrook Island [Charleston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Meggett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,880 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seabrook Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seabrook Island<6>
    • Kiawah Island [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiawah Island
      • Kiawah Island [Charleston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Meggett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,765 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiawah Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kiawah Island<6>
    • Edisto Beach [Colleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edisto Beach
      • Edisto Beach [Colleton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Meggett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 402 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edisto Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edisto Beach
    • Rockville [Charleston County]
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      • Rockville [Charleston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Meggett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 138 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Wadmalaw Island [Charleston County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Meggett ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Charleston County: www.charlestoncounty.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 Charleston, 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 Meggett.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Meggett - 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 Meggett). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Meggett 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Meggett) 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 Meggett. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MeggettOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Meggett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7180, Longitude: -80.2393    
<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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