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Welcome to Mount Croghan ...

The town of Mount Croghan is located in Chesterfield County<1>.

The pronunciation of Mount Croghan: CROG-an<2>

A typical abbreviation for Mount Croghan: Mt. Croghan

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Croghan has a population of 185 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Mount Croghan is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Mount Croghan: (843)

The ZIP code for Mount Croghan: 29727<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Croghan had an population of 185 people. This is a decrease of 5.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Croghan had a population of 195 people. This makes Mount Croghan the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 195 people, the population of Mount Croghan increased 25.81% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 155 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Croghan.

Communities near Mount Croghan ...

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

  • Cheraw [Chesterfield County]
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    • Cheraw [Chesterfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Mount Croghan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,554 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheraw<7>
  • Wadesboro [Anson County]
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    • Wadesboro [Anson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Croghan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,242 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadesboro<7>
  • Wingate [Union County]
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    • Wingate [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Mount Croghan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,724 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wingate have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wingate<7>
  • Marshville [Union County]
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    • Marshville [Union County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Mount Croghan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,835 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marshville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pageland [Chesterfield County]
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      • Pageland [Chesterfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Mount Croghan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,535 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pageland<7>
    • Polkton [Anson County]
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      • Polkton [Anson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Mount Croghan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polkton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chesterfield [Chesterfield County]
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      • Chesterfield [Chesterfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Mount Croghan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,401 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<7>
    • Jefferson [Chesterfield County]
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      • Jefferson [Chesterfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Mount Croghan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 704 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<7>
    • Lilesville [Anson County]
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      • Lilesville [Anson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Croghan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lilesville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lilesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lilesville<7>
    • Morven [Anson County]
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      • Morven [Anson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Croghan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 465 people
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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 Mount Croghan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Croghan.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Croghan ...

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

Adding Mount Croghan to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Mount Croghan on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mount Croghan. 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 Chesterfield, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Mount Croghan. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Croghan.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Croghan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Mount Croghan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mount Croghan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Mount Croghan) 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 Mount Croghan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount CroghanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Croghan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7693, Longitude: -80.2268    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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