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Pickens, South Carolina
Welcome to Pickens ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pickens has a population of 3,174 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Pickens.
Pickens is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Pickens lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Pickens is within the boundaries of the (864) area code.
The ZIP code for Pickens: 29671<4>
Websites for Pickens ...
Official Website: www.cityofpickens.com/Home.html
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pickens had an population of 3,174 people. This is an increase of 1.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.38% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pickens had a population of 3,126 people. This makes Pickens the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Pickens represents 0.07% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,126 people, the population of Pickens increased 3.78% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,012 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pickens.
Communities Also Named Pickens ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Pickens - they are located in Arkansas (2), Mississippi, Oklahoma, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pickens.
Communities near Pickens ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pickens.
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 Pickens. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pickens.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pickens. 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 Pickens.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pickens. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pickens.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pickens ...
Looking for more information about Pickens? 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 Pickens, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pickens.
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The official website for Pickens: www.cityofpickens.com/Home.html
The official website for Pickens County: www.co.pickens.sc.us/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022