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Welcome to Sellers ...

The town of Sellers is located in Marion County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Sellers, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1888.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sellers has a population of 199 people<2> (see below for details).

Sellers is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Sellers is located in the (843) area code.

The ZIP code for Sellers: 29592<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sellers had an population of 199 people. This is a decrease of 9.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sellers had a population of 219 people. This makes Sellers the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 219 people, the population of Sellers decreased 20.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 277 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sellers.

Communities Also Named Sellers ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 9 communities that are also named Sellers - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi (2), Missouri, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Sellers ...

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

  • Florence
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
  • Dillon
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast)
  • Marion
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
  • Mullins
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
  • Latta
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
  • Quinby
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
  • Lake View
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
  • Nichols
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
  • Blenheim
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
  • Laughlin
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laughlin have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laughlin
    • Laughlin is located in Marion County

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sellers ...

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

Adding Sellers to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sellers in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Sellers was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Sellers post office opened in 1888.

We also found Sellers in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Sellers.

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

The official website for Marion County: www.co.marion.sc.us/

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 Marion, 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 Sellers.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sellers - 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 Sellers). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sellers or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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