A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Sandy Springs, South Carolina
(Anderson County)

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other SC

Census Data for Sandy Springs ...

As far as we can tell, Sandy Springs has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Sandy Springs, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Pendleton [Anderson County]
  • Clemson [Pickens County]
  • Anderson [Anderson County]
  • Central [Pickens County]
  • Norris [Pickens County]
  • Liberty [Pickens County]
  • Seneca [Oconee County]
  • Belton [Anderson County]
  • Continue List   (827 more) ...
    • Six Mile [Pickens County]
    • Starr [Anderson County]
    • Williamston [Anderson County]
    • West Pelzer [Anderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Pelzer
      • West Pelzer [Anderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Sandy Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pelzer have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Pelzer
    • Pelzer [Anderson County]
    • Easley [Pickens County]
    • Hartwell [Hart County]

Anderson County ...

Sandy Springs is located in Anderson County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Anderson County.

Miscellaneous Information for Sandy Springs ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Anderson County or the community of Sandy Springs:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sandy Springs:
    • GNIS ID for Sandy Springs: 1231773
    • GNIS ID for Anderson County: 1247981
    • GNIS ID for State of South Carolina: 1779799
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Sandy Springs is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).
  • The US Postal Service ZIP Code ...
    • While some people have used a ZIP code to identify a community, the purpose of the ZIP code was to make mail delivery more efficient by grouping addresses together. Although the ZIP Code doesn't specifically identify a community like Sandy Springs, it does identify addresses that are in (or near) Sandy Springs. It's important to remember that the boundaries of a ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned or overlapped with other ZIP Codes.
    • The ZIP code for Sandy Springs:29670<5>
  • Census ZCTA Codes ...
    • The US Census Bureau created statistical entities that they call ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTAs) and these ZCTAs are frequently confused with the ZIP codes that come from the US Postal Service (USPS).
    • ZCTAs were first created for the 2000 Census and at that time, they were based upon the USPS ZIP codes. While largely covering the same areas, the boundaries of a ZCTA do not necessarily match the boundaries of a postal ZIP code with the same number. For example, while a postal ZIP code can cross a county or state line, a Census ZCTA can not. They should be treated as separate entities with no correlation between them.

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Sandy Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in South Carolina

About Anderson County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anderson County:

The official website for State of South Carolina:

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sandy Springs) 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 Sandy Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sandy SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sandy Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5954, Longitude: -82.7497    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Anderson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<5>When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sandy Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022