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Welcome to Townville ...

Townville is located in Anderson County<1>.

Townville is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Townville: (864)

The ZIP code for Townville: 29689<3>

Communities Also Named Townville ...

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

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

Communities near Townville ...

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

  • Anderson [Anderson County]
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    • Anderson [Anderson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Townville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,701 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<5>
  • Clemson [Pickens County]
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    • Clemson [Pickens County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Townville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,780 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemson<5>
  • Seneca [Oconee County]
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    • Seneca [Oconee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Townville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,564 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<5>
  • Central [Pickens County]
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    • Central [Pickens County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Townville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,452 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walhalla [Oconee County]
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      • Walhalla [Oconee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Townville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,460 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walhalla<5>
    • Hartwell [Hart County]
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      • Hartwell [Hart County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Townville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartwell<5>
    • Jarrett [Stephens County]
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      • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Townville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pendleton [Anderson County]
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      • Pendleton [Anderson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Townville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,313 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pendleton<5>
    • Liberty [Pickens County]
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      • Liberty [Pickens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Townville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,150 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Westminster [Oconee County]
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      • Westminster [Oconee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Townville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,598 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westminster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<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 Townville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Townville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Townville ...

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

Adding Townville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Anderson County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Townville. 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 Townville - 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 Townville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Townville 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Townville) 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 Townville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TownvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Townville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5642, Longitude: -82.8982    
<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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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