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Rockton, South Carolina
Welcome to Rockton ...
The location of Rockton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Rockton is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Rockton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rockton is within the (803) area code.
Websites for Rockton ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.fairfieldchamber.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Rockton, the following might be of interest:
Communities Also Named Rockton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Rockton - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rockton.
Communities near Rockton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rockton.
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 Rockton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rockton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rockton. 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 Rockton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rockton. See our Newspapers Page for Rockton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rockton ...
Looking for more information about Rockton? 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 Rockton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rockton.
Adding Rockton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Rockton 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 Rockton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Rockton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rockton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rockton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022