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Welcome to Saint George ...

The town of Saint George is located in Dorchester County<1> and is the County Seat for Dorchester County.

A typical abbreviation for Saint George: St. George

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint George has a population of 2,197 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Saint George is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Saint George is within the (843) area code.

The ZIP code for Saint George: 29477<4>

Websites for Saint George ...

Official Website: www.visitstgeorgesc.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint George had an population of 2,197 people. This is an increase of 5.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.02% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint George had a population of 2,084 people. This makes Saint George the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Saint George represents 0.05% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 112nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,084 people, the population of Saint George has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,092 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint George.

Communities Also Named Saint George ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Saint George - they are located in Alaska, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Manitoba, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New York, North Dakota, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Saint George ...

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

  • Ridgeville [Dorchester County]
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    • Ridgeville [Dorchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Saint George
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,841 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeville<6>
  • Holly Hill [Orangeburg County]
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    • Holly Hill [Orangeburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Saint George
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,162 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Hill<6>
  • Branchville [Orangeburg County]
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    • Branchville [Orangeburg County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Saint George
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 944 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branchville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Branchville<6>
  • Bowman [Orangeburg County]
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    • Bowman [Orangeburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Saint George
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 878 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowman<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cottageville [Colleton County]
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      • Cottageville [Colleton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Saint George
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottageville<6>
    • Harleyville [Dorchester County]
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      • Harleyville [Dorchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Saint George
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harleyville<6>
    • Eutawville [Orangeburg County]
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      • Eutawville [Orangeburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Saint George
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 284 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eutawville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eutawville<6>
    • Rowesville [Orangeburg County]
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      • Rowesville [Orangeburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Saint George
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 275 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowesville<6>
    • Reevesville [Dorchester County]
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      • Reevesville [Dorchester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Saint George
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 204 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reevesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reevesville<6>
    • Vance [Orangeburg County]
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      • Vance [Orangeburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Saint George
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vance<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 Saint George. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint George.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint George. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Saint George.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint George ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in South Carolina

About Dorchester County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint George: www.visitstgeorgesc.com/

The official website for Dorchester County: www.dorchestercounty.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 Dorchester, 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 Saint George.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint George - 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 Saint George). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint George 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 '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- Saint George) 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 Saint George. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint GeorgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint George. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1877, Longitude: -80.5771    
<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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