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South Carolina, United States

South Carolina is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 4,229,842 people.

Facts and figures on South Carolina at a glance

Region name: South Carolina (South Carolina)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 4,229,842 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of South Carolina (South Carolina) is located in the regional capital Columbia (Columbia) with a population of 129,272 people.

The distance as the crow flies from South Carolina's regional capital Columbia to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 651 km (405 mi).

Facts and figures about South Carolina
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
South Carolina South Carolina4,229,842 peopleColumbia Columbia129,272 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of South Carolina

Map of South Carolina

Information on South Carolina

Information on South Carolina
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
South Carolina South CarolinaColumbia Columbia46United StatesNorth America

Time in South Carolina

Time in South Carolina
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 6:50pmIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 5:50pmGMT UTC -4.0America/New_York

Geographic coordinates of South Carolina

Latitude & Longitude of South Carolina
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map34°00'01.5"N (34.0004300°)81°00'00.3"W (-81.0000900°)

Subregions in South Carolina

There are 46 administrative subregions in South Carolina.
Subregions in South Carolina
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Abbeville County Abbeville County1.25,417Abbeville Abbeville5,237
Aiken County Aiken County2.160,099Aiken Aiken29,524
Allendale County Allendale County3.10,419Allendale Allendale3,482
Anderson County Anderson County4.187,126Anderson Anderson26,686
Bamberg County Bamberg County5.15,987Bamberg Bamberg3,607
Barnwell County Barnwell County6.22,621Barnwell Barnwell4,750
Beaufort County Beaufort County7.162,233Beaufort Beaufort12,361
Berkeley County Berkeley County8.177,843Moncks Corner Moncks Corner7,885
Calhoun County Calhoun County9.15,175Saint Matthews Saint Matthews2,021
Charleston County Charleston County10.350,209Charleston Charleston120,083
Cherokee County Cherokee County11.55,342Gaffney Gaffney12,414
Chester County Chester County12.33,140Chester Chester5,607
Chesterfield County Chesterfield County13.46,734Chesterfield Chesterfield1,472
Clarendon County Clarendon County14.34,971Manning Manning4,108
Colleton County Colleton County15.38,892Walterboro Walterboro5,398
Darlington County Darlington County16.68,681Darlington Darlington6,289
Dillon County Dillon County17.32,062Dillon Dillon6,788
Dorchester County Dorchester County18.136,555Saint George Saint George2,084
Edgefield County Edgefield County19.26,985Edgefield Edgefield4,750
Fairfield County Fairfield County20.23,956Winnsboro Winnsboro3,550
Florence County Florence County21.136,885Florence Florence37,056
Georgetown County Georgetown County22.60,158Georgetown Georgetown9,163
Greenville County Greenville County23.451,225Greenville Greenville58,409
Greenwood County Greenwood County24.69,661Greenwood Greenwood23,222
Hampton County Hampton County25.21,090Hampton Hampton2,808
Horry County Horry County26.269,291Conway Conway17,103
Jasper County Jasper County27.24,777Ridgeland Ridgeland4,036
Kershaw County Kershaw County28.61,697Camden Camden6,838
Lancaster County Lancaster County29.76,652Lancaster Lancaster8,526
Laurens County Laurens County30.66,537Laurens Laurens9,139
Lee County Lee County31.19,220Bishopville Bishopville3,471
Lexington County Lexington County32.262,391Lexington Lexington17,870
Marion County Marion County33.33,062Marion Marion6,939
Marlboro County Marlboro County34.28,933Bennettsville Bennettsville9,069
McCormick County McCormick County35.10,233McCormick McCormick2,783
Newberry County Newberry County36.37,508Newberry Newberry10,277
Oconee County Oconee County37.74,273Walhalla Walhalla4,263
Orangeburg County Orangeburg County38.92,501Orangeburg Orangeburg13,964
Pickens County Pickens County39.119,224Pickens Pickens3,126
Richland County Richland County40.384,504Columbia Columbia129,272
Saluda County Saluda County41.19,875Saluda Saluda3,565
Spartanburg County Spartanburg County42.284,307Spartanburg Spartanburg37,013
Sumter County Sumter County43.107,456Sumter Sumter40,524
Union County Union County44.28,961Union Union8,393
Williamsburg County Williamsburg County45.34,423Kingstree Kingstree3,328
York County York County46.226,073York York7,736

External sources of information on South Carolina

South Carolina on Wikipedia