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Welcome to Strother ...

Strother is located in Fairfield County<1>.

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

Strother is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Strother lies within the (803) area code.

Websites for Strother ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fairfieldchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Strother, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Strother ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Strother - it's located in Missouri.

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

Communities near Strother ...

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

  • Newberry [Newberry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newberry
    • Newberry [Newberry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Strother
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,141 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberry<5>
  • Winnsboro [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro
    • Winnsboro [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Strother
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winnsboro<5>
  • Chapin [Lexington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapin
    • Chapin [Lexington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Strother
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapin<5>
  • Whitmire [Newberry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitmire
    • Whitmire [Newberry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Strother
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,449 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitmire
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitmire<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Prosperity [Newberry County]
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      • Prosperity [Newberry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Strother
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prosperity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prosperity<5>
    • Carlisle [Union County]
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      • Carlisle [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Strother
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 406 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<5>
    • Little Mountain [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Mountain
      • Little Mountain [Newberry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Strother
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 295 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Mountain<5>
    • Pomaria [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pomaria
      • Pomaria [Newberry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Strother
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pomaria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomaria<5>
    • Peak [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peak
      • Peak [Newberry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Strother
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peak
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peak<5>
    • Jenkinsville [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jenkinsville
      • Jenkinsville [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Strother
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jenkinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenkinsville<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 Strother. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Strother.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strother ...

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

Adding Strother to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Strother on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Fairfield, 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 Strother - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Strother) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strother. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3938, Longitude: -81.3948       In this case, the coordinates for Strother 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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