Great Falls, Chester County, South Carolina

Great Falls: Town in Chester County, South Carolina, United States and is located fourteen miles southwest of Lancaster, South Carolina


Great Falls is a town located in the county of Chester in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,979. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,872 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Great Falls

Population : 1,872 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Chester County
Postal code : 29055
Phone Area Codes : 803
Water as percent of area : 3.3%
Land as percent of area : 96.7%
Altitude : 489 feet / 149 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 23:53:34 (29th January 2023)
Population growth : -5.72% (2010-2020)
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Location of Great Falls on South Carolina map.
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Great Falls is located at 34°34'31"N 80°54'7"W (34.5751400, -80.9020200).

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According to census records, the population of Great Falls decreased by 5.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,979 - census
2011 1,955 -1.23% estimation process
2012 1,941 -0.72% estimation process
2013 1,939 -0.1% estimation process
2014 1,918 -1.09% estimation process
2015 1,910 -0.42% estimation process
2016 1,898 -0.63% estimation process
2017 1,892 -0.32% estimation process
2018 1,886 -0.32% estimation process
2019 1,877 -0.48% estimation process
2020 1,872 -0.27% estimation process

Great Falls zip code is 29055. County name: Chester, County fips: 45023

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People born in Great Falls (2)

People born in Great Falls, including baseball player Cal Cooper, curator Edmund Barry Gaither, .


Schools in Great Falls

College & universities near Great Falls, SC

Code Name City ZIP
218672 University of South Carolina-Lancaster Lancaster (SC) 29720-0889

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Great Falls, SC

Code Name Address Type
CAM Camden 1060 West Dekalb Street RAIL
CLB Columbia 850 Pulaski Street RAIL
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL

Post offices near Great Falls

Post Office Name City ZIP
Great Fall Post Office Great Falls (SC) 29055

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Chester County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chester County , SC.

City Name Population Title
City of Chester 5,607 Small rural city in Chester County, South Carolina, United States
Chester 5,363 Small rural city in Chester County, South Carolina, United States
Eureka Mill 1,476 Census-designated place in Chester County, South Carolina
Gayle Mill 913 Census designated place
Fort Lawn 889 City in Chester County, South Carolina, United States of America
Lake View 779 City in South Carolina
Richburg 259 Town of the United States
Lowrys 195 Human settlement in Chester County, South Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Great Falls distances to largest South Carolina cities