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Ward, South Carolina

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Welcome to Ward ...

The town of Ward is located in Saluda County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ward has a population of 92 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ward.

Ward is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ward is located in the (864) area code.

The ZIP code for Ward: 29166<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ward had an population of 92 people. This is an increase of 1.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.36% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ward had a population of 91 people. This makes Ward the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 91 people, the population of Ward decreased 17.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 110 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ward ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Ward - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Brunswick, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Ward ...

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

  • Batesburg-Leesville [Lexington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batesburg-Leesville
    • Batesburg-Leesville [Lexington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Ward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,402 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batesburg-Leesville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batesburg-Leesville
  • Edgefield [Edgefield County]
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    • Edgefield [Edgefield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Ward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,825 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgefield<7>
  • Batesburg [Lexington County]
  • Saluda [Saluda County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saluda
    • Saluda [Saluda County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Ward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,566 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saluda
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saluda<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Johnston [Edgefield County]
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      • Johnston [Edgefield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Ward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,395 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnston<7>
    • Leesville [Lexington County]
    • Ridge Spring [Saluda County]
    • Gilbert [Lexington County]
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      • Gilbert [Lexington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Ward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 657 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<7>
    • Summit [Lexington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summit
      • Summit [Lexington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Ward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 486 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summit
    • Monetta [Aiken 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 Ward. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ward.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ward ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Saluda, 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 Ward.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ward - 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 Ward). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ward or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ward) 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 Ward. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WardOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ward. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8585, Longitude: -81.7335    
<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.
<7>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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