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Welcome to Starr ...
The town of Starr is located in Anderson County<1>.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Starr has a population of 190 people<2> (see below for details).
Starr is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Starr lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Starr is located in the (864) area code.
The ZIP code for Starr: 29684<4>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Starr, you might get a feel for its origin by knowing that their post office opened in 1892.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Starr had an population of 190 people. This is an increase of 9.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.83% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Starr had a population of 173 people. This makes Starr the county's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 173 people, the population of Starr has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 173 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Starr.
Communities Also Named Starr ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 12 communities that are also named Starr - they are located in Florida, Maryland, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Texas, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Starr.
Communities near Starr ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Starr.
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 Starr. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Starr.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Starr. 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 Starr.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Starr. See our Newspapers Page for Starr.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Starr ...
Looking for more information about Starr? 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 Starr, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Starr.
Adding Starr to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Starr 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 that we've found for Starr was the List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8> From that list, the Starr post office opened in 1892.
We also found Starr in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Starr.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Starr. 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/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 May 2023