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Welcome to Roddey (aka 'Coates Tavern') ...

Roddey is located in York County<1>.

The community of Roddey has also been called Coates Tavern.

Roddey is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Roddey is within the (803) area code.

Websites for Roddey ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yorkcountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Roddey, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Roddey ...

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

  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Roddey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<4>
  • Fort Mill [York County]
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    • Fort Mill [York County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Roddey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,929 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Mill<4>
  • Waxhaw [Union County]
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    • Waxhaw [Union County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Roddey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,987 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waxhaw<4>
  • Tega Cay [York County]
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    • Tega Cay [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Roddey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weddington [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Weddington [Mecklenburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Roddey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weddington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weddington<4>
    • Wesley Chapel [Union County]
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      • Wesley Chapel [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Roddey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesley Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesley Chapel<4>
    • Pineville [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Pineville [Mecklenburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Roddey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<4>
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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      • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Roddey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,156 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<4>
    • York [York County]
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      • York [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Roddey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<4>
    • Marvin [Union County]
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      • Marvin [Union County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Roddey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,920 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marvin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Roddey. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Roddey.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roddey ...

Looking for more information about Roddey? 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 Roddey, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Roddey.

Adding Roddey to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in South Carolina

About York County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roddey. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for York County: www.yorkcountygov.com/

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 York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roddey - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Roddey) 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 Roddey. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RoddeyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roddey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8713, Longitude: -80.9369    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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