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Welcome to Sandy Springs ...

Sandy Springs is located in Anderson County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Sandy Springs: Sandy Spgs. (or less commonly used: Sandy Spngs. or Sandy Sprngs.)

Sandy Springs is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Sandy Springs is located in the (864) area code.

The ZIP code for Sandy Springs: 29670<3>

Communities Also Named Sandy Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Sandy Springs: This one is located in Anderson County and the other is located in Kershaw County.

Beyond South Carolina, there are 9 communities that are also named Sandy Springs - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina (2), Ohio and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Sandy Springs ...

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

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
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    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Sandy Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,701 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<5>
  • Easley [Pickens County]
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    • Easley [Pickens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Sandy Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,626 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easley<5>
  • Clemson [Pickens County]
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    • Clemson [Pickens County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Sandy Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,780 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemson<5>
  • Seneca [Oconee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seneca
    • Seneca [Oconee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Sandy Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Central [Pickens County]
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      • Central [Pickens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Sandy Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,452 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<5>
    • Belton [Anderson County]
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      • Belton [Anderson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Sandy Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,484 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<5>
    • Hartwell [Hart County]
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      • Hartwell [Hart County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Sandy Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartwell<5>
    • Williamston [Anderson County]
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      • Williamston [Anderson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Sandy Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<5>
    • Pendleton [Anderson County]
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      • Pendleton [Anderson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Sandy Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,313 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pendleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pendleton<5>
    • Liberty [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty
      • Liberty [Pickens County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Sandy Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,150 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>

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 Sandy Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sandy Springs.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandy Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within 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: www.andersoncountysc.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 Anderson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sandy Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Sandy Springs). 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).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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    
<5>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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