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Welcome to Perry ...

The town of Perry is located in Aiken County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Perry has a population of 246 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Perry is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Perry lies within the (803) area code.

The ZIP code for Perry: 29137<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Perry had an population of 246 people. This is an increase of 5.58% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Perry had a population of 233 people. This makes Perry the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 233 people, the population of Perry decreased 1.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 237 people).

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

Communities Also Named Perry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Perry - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2), Vermont, Washington (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Perry ...

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

  • Williston [Barnwell County]
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    • Williston [Barnwell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,912 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williston<6>
  • Blackville [Barnwell County]
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    • Blackville [Barnwell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,173 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blackville<6>
  • Gaston [Lexington County]
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    • Gaston [Lexington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,712 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaston<6>
  • Swansea [Lexington County]
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    • Swansea [Lexington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 986 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swansea<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pelion [Lexington County]
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      • Pelion [Lexington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 711 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelion<6>
    • North [Orangeburg County]
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      • North [Orangeburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 699 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North<6>
    • Springfield [Orangeburg County]
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      • Springfield [Orangeburg County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 477 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<6>
    • Salley [Aiken County]
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      • Salley [Aiken County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 419 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salley<6>
    • Neeses [Orangeburg County]
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      • Neeses [Orangeburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 338 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neeses<6>
    • Norway [Orangeburg County]
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      • Norway [Orangeburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 304 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norway<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perry ...

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

Adding Perry to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Aiken County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Perry. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Aiken, 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 Perry.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perry - 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 Perry). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Perry 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Perry) 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 Perry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PerryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6269, Longitude: -81.3120    
<6>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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