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(Florence County)

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Welcome to Sardis ...

Sardis is located in Florence County<1>.

The location of Sardis has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Sardis is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Sardis: (843)

Communities Also Named Sardis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Sardis: This one is located in Florence County and the other is located in Union County.

Beyond South Carolina, there are 37 communities that are also named Sardis - they are located in Alabama (8), Arkansas (2), British Columbia, Florida, Georgia (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas (4), Virginia and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Sardis ...

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

  • Florence [Florence County]
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    • Florence [Florence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Sardis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,467 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<5>
  • Lake City [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake City
    • Lake City [Florence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Sardis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,445 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<5>
  • Darlington [Darlington County]
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    • Darlington [Darlington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Sardis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,901 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darlington<5>
  • Timmonsville [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timmonsville
    • Timmonsville [Florence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Sardis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,345 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timmonsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lamar [Darlington County]
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      • Lamar [Darlington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Sardis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 930 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamar<5>
    • Quinby [Florence County]
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      • Quinby [Florence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Sardis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 913 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quinby<5>
    • Scranton [Florence County]
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      • Scranton [Florence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Sardis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 831 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
    • Turbeville [Clarendon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turbeville
      • Turbeville [Clarendon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Sardis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 783 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turbeville<5>
    • Coward [Florence County]
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      • Coward [Florence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Sardis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coward
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coward<5>
    • Mayesville [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayesville
      • Mayesville [Sumter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Sardis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 715 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayesville<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 Sardis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sardis.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sardis ...

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

Adding Sardis to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Florence County: www.florenceco.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 Florence, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sardis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Sardis) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sardis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0404, Longitude: -79.9440       In this case, the coordinates for Sardis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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