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Welcome to Ravenel ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ravenel has a population of 2,720 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Ravenel is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ravenel: (843)

The ZIP code for Ravenel: 29470<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ravenel had an population of 2,720 people. This is an increase of 10.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ravenel had a population of 2,465 people. This makes Ravenel the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Ravenel represents 0.05% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,465 people, the population of Ravenel increased 11.34% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,214 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ravenel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ravenel - it's located in Georgia.

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

Communities near Ravenel ...

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

  • Charleston [Charleston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charleston
    • Charleston [Charleston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Ravenel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 137,566 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<6>
  • North Charleston [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Charleston
    • North Charleston [Berkeley County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Ravenel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 115,382 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Charleston<6>
  • Summerville [Dorchester County]
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    • Summerville [Dorchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Ravenel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 52,549 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerville<6>
  • Goose Creek [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goose Creek
    • Goose Creek [Berkeley County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Ravenel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goose Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goose Creek<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hanahan [Berkeley County]
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      • Hanahan [Berkeley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Ravenel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,917 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanahan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanahan<6>
    • James Island [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for James Island
      • James Island [Charleston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Ravenel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,109 people
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    • Folly Beach [Charleston County]
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      • Folly Beach [Charleston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Ravenel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,660 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Folly Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Folly Beach<6>
    • Lincolnville [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincolnville
      • Lincolnville [Charleston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Ravenel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,529 people
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    • Seabrook Island [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seabrook Island
      • Seabrook Island [Charleston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Ravenel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,865 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Ravenel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,769 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiawah Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kiawah Island<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 Ravenel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ravenel.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ravenel ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Charleston County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ravenel. 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 Ravenel.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ravenel - 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 Ravenel). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ravenel 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ravenel) 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 Ravenel. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RavenelOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ravenel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7763, Longitude: -80.2477    
<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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