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Oakwood, South Carolina
Welcome to Oakwood ...
The location of Oakwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Oakwood is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Oakwood lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Oakwood is within the (803) area code.
Communities Also Named Oakwood ...
While we believe that this Oakwood is located in Aiken County, we know of another 3 South Carolina communities named Oakwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Lexington, Spartanburg and York County.
Beyond South Carolina, there are 64 communities that are also named Oakwood - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), California, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (4), Michigan (5), Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (5), Texas, Virginia (5), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oakwood.
Communities near Oakwood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oakwood.
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 Oakwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oakwood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oakwood. 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 Oakwood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oakwood. See our Newspapers Page for Oakwood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakwood ...
Looking for more information about Oakwood? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oakwood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oakwood.
Adding Oakwood to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Oakwood 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 Oakwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Oakwood on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Oakwood on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oakwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Aiken County: www.aikencounty.net/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022