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Welcome to Whaley ...

Whaley is located in Barnwell County<1>.

Whaley is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Whaley: (803)

Communities Also Named Whaley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Whaley - they are located in Mississippi, North Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Whaley ...

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

  • Barnwell [Barnwell County]
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    • Barnwell [Barnwell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Whaley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,260 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnwell<4>
  • Bamberg [Bamberg County]
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    • Bamberg [Bamberg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Whaley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,160 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bamberg<4>
  • Williston [Barnwell County]
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    • Williston [Barnwell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Whaley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,912 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williston<4>
  • Denmark [Bamberg County]
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    • Denmark [Bamberg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Whaley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,902 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denmark<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blackville [Barnwell County]
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      • Blackville [Barnwell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Whaley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,173 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blackville<4>
    • Wagener [Aiken County]
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      • Wagener [Aiken County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Whaley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 845 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wagener<4>
    • North [Orangeburg County]
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      • North [Orangeburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Whaley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 699 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North<4>
    • Springfield [Orangeburg County]
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      • Springfield [Orangeburg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Whaley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 477 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<4>
    • Salley [Aiken County]
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      • Salley [Aiken County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Whaley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 419 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salley<4>
    • Hilda [Barnwell County]
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      • Hilda [Barnwell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Whaley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 408 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hilda<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whaley ...

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

Adding Whaley to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Barnwell County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Whaley. 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 Barnwell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whaley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Whaley) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Whaley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WhaleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whaley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4410, Longitude: -81.2984    
<4>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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