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Whitmire, South Carolina
Welcome to Whitmire ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Whitmire has a population of 1,451 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Whitmire.
Whitmire is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Whitmire lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Whitmire lies within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Whitmire: 29178<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whitmire had an population of 1,451 people. This is an increase of 0.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.03% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitmire had a population of 1,441 people. This makes Whitmire the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Whitmire represents 0.03% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 134th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,441 people, the population of Whitmire decreased 4.7% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,512 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Whitmire.
Communities Also Named Whitmire ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Whitmire - they are located in Georgia and Oklahoma.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Whitmire.
Communities near Whitmire ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Whitmire.
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 Whitmire. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whitmire.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Whitmire. 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 Whitmire.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Whitmire. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Whitmire.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitmire ...
Looking for more information about Whitmire? 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 Whitmire, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Whitmire.
Adding Whitmire to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Whitmire 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 Whitmire was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Whitmire on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Whitmire on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Whitmire. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Newberry County: www.newberrycounty.net/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022