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Welcome to Washington Town ...

Washington Town is located in Berkeley County<1>.

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

Washington Town is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Washington Town lies within the (843) area code.

Websites for Washington Town ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bcoc.com/

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

Communities near Washington Town ...

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

  • North Charleston [Berkeley County]
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    • North Charleston [Berkeley County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Washington Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 118,752 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Charleston<5>
  • Summerville [Dorchester County]
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    • Summerville [Dorchester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Washington Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,301 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerville<5>
  • Goose Creek [Berkeley County]
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    • Goose Creek [Berkeley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Washington Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,972 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goose Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goose Creek<5>
  • Hanahan [Berkeley County]
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    • Hanahan [Berkeley County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Washington Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,280 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanahan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanahan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Moncks Corner [Berkeley County]
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      • Moncks Corner [Berkeley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Washington Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,497 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moncks Corner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moncks Corner<5>
    • Lincolnville [Charleston County]
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      • Lincolnville [Charleston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Washington Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,624 people
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    • Ridgeville [Dorchester County]
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      • Ridgeville [Dorchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Washington Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,841 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeville<5>
    • Harleyville [Dorchester County]
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      • Harleyville [Dorchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Washington Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harleyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harleyville<5>
    • Bonneau [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonneau
      • Bonneau [Berkeley County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Washington Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 493 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonneau
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonneau<5>
    • Brownsville [Dorchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownsville
      • Brownsville [Dorchester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Washington Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville

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 Washington Town. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Washington Town.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Washington Town ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Berkeley County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Berkeley County: www.co.berkeley.sc.us/

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 Berkeley, 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 Washington Town - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Washington Town) 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 Washington Town. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Washington TownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Washington Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0960, Longitude: -80.1804       In this case, the coordinates for Washington Town 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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