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South Carolina County Map and Population List in Excel

GENERAL INFO

The US state South Carolina (SC) is the 23rd largest state by population and 40th biggest state by area. South Carolina has 46 counties ranking it the 31st state with the most counties in USA. See below some basic information about the state:

Country:United States
State:South Carolina
Abbreviation:SC
Capital:Columbia
Largest City:Charleston
Population:5,148,714
Population rank in US:23rd
Total Area [mi²]:32,020
Total Area [km²]:82,932
Area rank in US:40th
Number of Counties:46

SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTY POPULATION DENSITY MAP

If you want to show data distributon per geographical area, density maps (or heat maps) are a great way to achieve this. For example, here is a South Carolina Population Density Map per County:

South Carolina County Population Density Map

We have prepared this easily with South Carolina County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

We have prepared this easily with South Carolina County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTIES LIST

Below are 46 South Carolina counties ranked by population information. The data is from the US Census Bureau. Note that, these are ZCTA (Zip Code Tabulation Area) codes which means they have geographical area and population. PO Boxes and military codes are excluded.You can copy and paste this list directly into your spreadsheet.
(Top 10 counties shown. To expand the list, simply click on the “show more” button)

RankCountyPopulation
1Greenville County523,542
2Richland County415,759
3Charleston County411,406
4Horry County354,081
5Spartanburg County319,785
6Lexington County298,750
7York County280,979
8Berkeley County227,907
9Anderson County202,558
10Beaufort County192,122
11Aiken County170,872
12Dorchester County162,809
13Florence County138,293
14Pickens County126,884
15Sumter County106,721
16Lancaster County98,012
17Orangeburg County86,175
18Oconee County79,546
19Greenwood County70,811
20Laurens County67,493
21Darlington County66,618
22Kershaw County66,551
23Georgetown County62,680
24Cherokee County57,300
25Chesterfield County45,650
26Newberry County38,440
27Colleton County37,677
28Clarendon County33,745
29Chester County32,244
30Marion County30,657
31Dillon County30,479
32Williamsburg County30,368
33Jasper County30,073
34Union County27,316
35Edgefield County27,260
36Marlboro County26,118
37Abbeville County24,527
38Fairfield County22,347
39Barnwell County20,866
40Saluda County20,473
41Hampton County19,222
42Lee County16,828
43Calhoun County14,553
44Bamberg County14,066
45McCormick County9,463
46Allendale County8,688

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTIES

What is the largest county in South Carolina?

Out of the 46 counties in South Carolina, Greenville County is the largest by population. Horry County is the largest by land area.

What is the smallest county in South Carolina?

Allendale County is the smallest South Carolina county by population. McCormick County is the smallest by size.

What is the richest county in the state of South Carolina?

In terms of economics and average income level, Beaufort County is the richest South Carolina county.

What is the poorest county in South Carolina?

Lee County is the poorest South Carolina county.

SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTIES MAP PDF

We have prepared South Carolina county density map by population as a downloadable PDF.

South Carolina County Population Density MapYou can download the PDF for free from the link below:

South Carolina County Density Map PDF

VIDEO: HOW TO PAINT SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTY MAP WITH YOUR DATA

Check the video below to see how we use our South Carolina County Map Excel Template to visualize any data over South Carolina counties.

CREATE YOUR SOUTH CAROLINA DENSITY MAP IN 3 STEPS!

We have built the easiest South Carolina Heat Map Maker in the universe! It works fully in Excel:

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 1 Tin 1. DATA INPUT

Copy-Paste or input your values into our Excel template

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 2 Tin 2. SET OPTIONS

Customize the settings according to your preferences

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 3 Tin 3. CREATE YOUR MAP

Click the PAINT button to reflect your data onto the map

LINKS AND RESOURCES

Here is a list of useful links which we think can be helpful whether you work on data visualization or make research about South Carolina state and South Carolina counties.

Data Source for Population and many other US related data:
https://www.census.gov

Wikipedia Page for List of South Carolina Counties:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_South_Carolina

Official Website of the State of South Carolina:
https://www.sc.gov

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