Green Sea, South Carolina

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Green Sea, South Carolina
John P. Derham House
Green Sea is located in South Carolina
Green Sea
Green Sea
Green Sea is located in the United States
Green Sea
Green Sea
Coordinates: 34°07′35″N 78°58′32″W / 34.12639°N 78.97556°W / 34.12639; -78.97556
Latitude and Longitude:

34°07′35″N 78°58′32″W / 34.12639°N 78.97556°W / 34.12639; -78.97556
CountryUnited States
State South Carolina
County Horry
Time zone Eastern
ZIP Code
Area code(s)843

Green Sea is an unincorporated community in Horry County, South Carolina, United States, near the city of Loris. Green Sea is located near South Carolina Highway 917.


The Green Sea post office was established 15 Feb 1870, and after a decade of being discontinued and reestablished multiple times, Richard C. Powell was appointed postmaster 8 Nov 1880, and changed the name to Powellville. The post office remained Powellville until 18 Jun 1902, when the post office changed back to Green Sea. [1]

John P. Derham House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005, is located in Green Sea. [2]


Green Sea owns an airport whose FAA LID is S79. [3]


Green Sea has a public library, a branch of the Horry County Memorial Library. [4]

External links


  1. ^ "Horry County, SC," Record of Appointment of Postmasters, 1832-1971. NARA Microfilm Publication, M841, 145 rolls. Records of the Post Office Department, Record Group Number 28. Washington, D.C.: National Archives.
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  3. ^ Green sea Airport site
  4. ^ "Locations & Hours". Greenville County Library System. Retrieved 8 June 2019.