About Cheraw, South Carolina

Cheraw ( /t???r??/ ch?-RAW, local /???r??/ sh?-RAW) [citation needed] is a town on the Pee Dee River in Chesterfield County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 5,524 at the 2000 census and center of an urban cluster with a total population of 9,069. It has been nicknamed "The Prettiest Town in Dixie." The harbor tug USS Cheraw was named in the town's honor.

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Cheraw Facts

  • Population Total: 5524
  • Square Miles: 4.6
  • Area Code: 843
  • Elevation: 167
  • Postal Codes: 29520
  • Timezone: North American Eastern
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