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Welcome to Van Wyck ...

Van Wyck is located in Lancaster County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Van Wyck has a population of 1,082 people<2> (see below for details).

Van Wyck is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Van Wyck: (803)

Communities Also Named Van Wyck ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Van Wyck - it's located in Washington.

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

Communities near Van Wyck ...

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

  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Van Wyck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<5>
  • Indian Trail [Union County]
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    • Indian Trail [Union County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Van Wyck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,040 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Trail have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Trail
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Trail<5>
  • Monroe [Union County]
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    • Monroe [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Van Wyck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,668 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<5>
  • Matthews [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Matthews [Mecklenburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Van Wyck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,718 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matthews<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fort Mill [York County]
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      • Fort Mill [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Van Wyck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,929 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Mill<5>
    • Waxhaw [Union County]
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      • Waxhaw [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Van Wyck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,987 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waxhaw<5>
    • Tega Cay [York County]
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      • Tega Cay [York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Van Wyck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<5>
    • Weddington [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Weddington [Mecklenburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Van Wyck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weddington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weddington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weddington<5>
    • Wesley Chapel [Union County]
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      • Wesley Chapel [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Van Wyck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesley Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesley Chapel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesley Chapel<5>
    • Pineville [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Pineville [Mecklenburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Van Wyck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<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 Van Wyck. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Van Wyck.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Van Wyck ...

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

Adding Van Wyck to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancastercountysc.net/

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 Lancaster, 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 Van Wyck.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Van Wyck - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Van Wyck) 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 Van Wyck. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Van WyckOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Van Wyck. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8583, Longitude: -80.8461    
<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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