South Carolina

established May 23, 1788 formerly known as Province of South Carolina, then sovereign state in Confederation
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seal of South Carolina
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South Carolina two letter code: SC
capital: Columbia est. 1786
population:
5,210,095 ( 155.40 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Palmetto State
Iodine Products State
2 Neighboring States:
Georgia
North Carolina
3 Areacodes:
803     843     864    
Airport : 158
Gliderport : 1
Heliport : 33
Seaplane Base : 2
Ultralight : 3
Electoral Votes: 9
State Motto: Dum spiro spero Animis opibusque parati
english translation: While I breathe, I hope Ready in soul and resource
Highest point in South Carolina: Sassafras Mountain , 3,554 feet
fossil Columbian mammoth
fossil scientific name Mammuthus columbi
tree Sabal Palm
tree binomial nomenclature Sabal palmetto
flower Yellow jessamine
flower scientificname Gelsemium sempervirens
grass Indian grass
grass scientific name Sorghastrum nutans
fish Striped bass
fish binomial nomenclature Morone saxatilis
bird Great Carolina Wren
game bird Wild turkey
shell Lettered olive
reptile Loggerhead sea turtle
reptile scientific name Caretta caretta
insect Carolina mantis
insect scientific name Stagmomantis carolina
horse Carolina Marsh Tacky
pet Boykin Spaniel
butterfly Eastern tiger swallowtail
butterfly binomial nomenclature Papilio glaucus
amphibian Spotted salamander
amphibian binomial nomenclature Ambystoma maculatum
dog Boykin Spaniel
land mammal White-tailed deer
marine mammal Bottlenose dolphin
rock or stone Blue granite
gemstone Amethyst
zipcodes for South Carolina : 29001 29003 29006 29009 29010 29016 29018
all 466 zipcodes for South Carolina
Crime Chart South Carolina Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 4,832,482 318,857,056
violent crimes 24,0521,197,987
violent crime rate497.7375.7
murder and manslaughter31114,249
murder and manslaughter rate6.44.5
rape2,068116,645
rape rate42.836.6
robbery3,997325,802
robbery rate82.7102.2
aggravated assault17,676741,291
aggravated assault rate365.8232.5
property crimes167,2178,277,829
property crime rate3460.32596.1
burglary36,7211,729,806
burglary rate759.9542.5
larceny theft117,5945,858,496
larceny theft rate2433.41837.3
motor vechicle theft12,902689,527
motor vehicle theft rate267.0216.2
396 cities in South Carolina
Map City Population
Columbia 133,803
Charleston 132,609
North Charleston 108,304
Mount Pleasant 81,317
Rock Hill 71,548
Greenville 64,579
Summerville 48,848
Sumter 40,816
Goose Creek 40,633
Hilton Head Island 40,512
Florence 38,228
Spartanburg 37,867
Myrtle Beach 31,035
Aiken 30,604
Greer 28,365
Anderson 27,335
Mauldin 25,135
Taylors 23,490
Greenwood 23,260
North Augusta 22,522
Hanahan 21,575
St. Andrews 21,298
Conway 21,053
Easley 20,765
Simpsonville 20,736
Socastee 20,496
Lexington 20,138
Wade Hampton 19,586
Bluffton 16,728
Five Forks 16,173
West Columbia 16,060
Seven Oaks 15,906
North Myrtle Beach 15,579
Clemson 15,446
Ladson 15,369
Gantt 14,630
Red Hill 14,565
Berea 14,230
Dentsville 14,122
Fort Mill 13,662
Cayce 13,619
Orangeburg 13,460
Beaufort 13,306
Gaffney 12,566
Port Royal 12,122
Irmo 12,056
Parker 11,987
James Island 11,789
Forest Acres 10,615
Oak Grove 10,344
Newberry 10,331
Moncks Corner 9,873
Lake Wylie 9,640
Tega Cay 9,608
Woodfield 9,484
Little River 9,273
Laurens 9,166
Red Bank 9,128
Georgetown 9,062
Lancaster 8,956
Garden City 8,824
Sangaree 8,782
Clinton 8,637
Bennettsville 8,605
Boiling Springs 8,542
Fountain Inn 8,317
Seneca 8,279
Union 8,045
Lugoff 8,039
Murrells Inlet 8,027
York 8,009
Hartsville 7,826
Sans Souci 7,743
Powdersville 7,513
Camden 7,085
Lake City 6,788
Centerville 6,749
Marion 6,714
Dillon 6,677
Homeland Park 6,574
Laurel Bay 6,404
Burton 6,173
Darlington 6,155
Welcome 5,972
Valley Falls 5,886
Cheraw 5,778
Clover 5,744
Belvedere 5,504
Chester 5,486
Lake Murray of Richland 5,475
Batesburg-Leesville 5,441
Piedmont 5,396
Hardeeville 5,301
Walterboro 5,278
Abbeville 5,191
Central 5,167
Travelers Rest 4,994
Hollywood 4,962
Edgefield 4,760
Barnwell 4,592
Forestbrook 4,539
Mullins 4,519
Dalzell 4,504
Clearwater 4,470
Southern Shops 4,394
Isle of Palms 4,371
Belton 4,336
Northlake 4,317
Surfside Beach 4,280
Brookdale 4,271
Walhalla 4,251
Woodruff 4,129
Williamston 4,124
Manning 4,037
Ridgeland 3,999
Dunean 3,906
India Hook 3,804
Newport 3,724
Honea Path 3,707
Saxon 3,603
Saluda 3,596
Lyman 3,423
Bamberg 3,383
Winnsboro 3,351
Duncan 3,317
Denmark 3,315
Bishopville 3,274
East Gaffney 3,258
Hopkins 3,257
Liberty 3,246
North Hartsville 3,211
Kingstree 3,183
Pickens 3,173
Pendleton 3,152
Allendale 3,126
Arcadia 3,123
Gloverville 3,117
Williston 3,028
Privateer 3,003
Lakewood 2,942
Andrews 2,888
Springdale 2,783
Blythewood 2,782
Burnettown 2,777
Folly Beach 2,774
Elgin 2,767
Pageland 2,746
Arial 2,739
Graniteville 2,725
Hampton 2,664
Ravenel 2,600
Loris 2,591
McCormick 2,578
Wellford 2,526
Wilkinson Heights 2,514
Landrum 2,493
Westminster 2,484
Slater-Marietta 2,414
Lesslie 2,408
South Congaree 2,388
Shell Point 2,384
Timmonsville 2,378
Pacolet 2,352
Johnston 2,348
Edisto 2,329
Cherryvale 2,316
Blackville 2,295
Inman 2,273
Cowpens 2,267
Pine Ridge 2,230
Springdale 2,216
Bonneau Beach 2,195
St. George 2,176
Ware Shoals 2,175
South Sumter 2,154
Golden Grove 2,133
New Ellenton 2,121
McColl 2,068
Varnville 2,067
Roebuck 2,065
Inman Mills 2,058
Kershaw 2,052
Ninety Six 2,048
Judson 2,028
St. Matthews 1,984
Calhoun Falls 1,964
Estill 1,950
Great Falls 1,932
Sullivan's Island 1,915
Blacksburg 1,883
Monarch Mill 1,850
Seabrook Island 1,844
Tigerville 1,839
Ridgeville 1,836
Fairfax 1,822
St. Stephen 1,814
Jackson 1,762
Kiawah Island 1,749
Watts Mills 1,736
Fairforest 1,728
Winnsboro Mills 1,727
Gadsden 1,696
Gaston 1,658
Murphys Estates 1,635
Stateburg 1,615
Eureka Mill 1,583
Chapin 1,554
Johnsonville 1,504
Elgin 1,475
City View 1,467
Whitmire 1,462
Chesterfield 1,452
Catawba 1,438
Lake Secession 1,388
Awendaw 1,371
Joanna 1,369
Buffalo 1,359
Irwin 1,354
Latta 1,351
Wedgefield 1,337
Meggett 1,315
Iva 1,278
East Sumter 1,275
Oakland 1,267
Utica 1,247
Pamplico 1,245
Due West 1,239
Holly Hill 1,237
Mayo 1,234
Lincolnville 1,211
Prosperity 1,200
Langley 1,118
Cane Savannah 1,118
Startex 1,100
Branchville 989
Yemassee 981
Lamar 971
Warrenville 971
Summerton 965
Pinopolis 944
Quinby 943
Santee 935
Bowman 934
West Pelzer 906
Heath Springs 900
Chesnee 899
Swansea 891
Wallace 878
Arcadia Lakes 869
Fort Lawn 867
Jonesville 864
Scranton 863
McBee 855
Converse 835
Gayle Mill 833
Enoree 823
Wagener 822
Norris 819
Eastover 817
Turbeville 804
Gray Court 791
Lake View 790
Bucksport 760
Coward 750
Ridge Spring 746
Jefferson 745
North 742
Cottageville 738
Mayesville 728
Pelion 704
Promised Land 702
Harleyville 694
Clio 689
Six Mile 683
Elloree 681
Fair Play 674
Russellville 672
Aynor 667
Reidville 619
Gilbert 604
Alcolu 596
Olanta 570
Sharon 554
Society Hill 548
Pinewood 537
McClellanville 530
Briarcliffe Acres 529
Campobello 526
Brunson 523
Ehrhardt 507
Bonneau 505
Springfield 503
Cross Hill 497
Jacksonboro 493
Hickory Grove 490
Lane 477
Lockhart 473
Mulberry 453
Summit 432
Hemingway 432
Hilda 426
Salley 417
Cameron 415
Edisto Beach 415
Carlisle 413
Greeleyville 409
Lydia 407
Atlantic Beach 384
Neeses 358
Nichols 358
Lynchburg 354
Ruby 351
Patrick 347
Bethune 345
Donalds 343
Norway 328
Clifton 325
West Union 312
Ridgeway 306
Eutawville 306
Little Mountain 296
Rowesville 296
Gifford 273
McConnells 270
Richburg 264
Snelling 259
Clarks Hill 240
Olar 239
Perry 236
Stuckey 235
Monetta 233
Riverview 232
Rembert 231
Furman 228
Central Pacolet 224
Sellers 213
Cross Anchor 211
Modoc 210
Scotia 207
Reevesville 206
Lowrys 196
Mount Croghan 194
Kline 191
Starr 191
Trenton 191
Elko 187
Paxville 185
Pomaria 181
Woodford 180
Vance 166
Cordova 165
Silverstreet 163
Sycamore 161
Waterloo 160
Glendale 159
Bradley 157
Hodges 154
Mount Carmel 149
Blenheim 148
Salem 148
Rockville 140
Cokesbury 138
Livingston 133
Willington 129
Shiloh 126
Coronaca 126
Smoaks 124
Lowndesville 123
Luray 122
Windsor 122
Antreville 120
Lodge 118
Williams 115
Boykin 114
Parksville 112
Pawleys Island 107
Troy 93
Ward 92
Pelzer 91
Mountville 89
Ware Place 83
Jamestown 80
Ulmer 78
Plum Branch 78
Cope 75
Tatum 72
Newry 71
Peak 65
Oswego 62
Govan 61
Princeton 60
Islandton 52
Smyrna 46
Jenkinsville 44
Fingerville 36
Gramling 0
46 counties in South Carolina
County Population
Greenville 523,542
Richland 415,759
Charleston 411,406
Horry 354,081
Spartanburg 319,785
Lexington 298,750
York 280,979
Berkeley 227,907
Anderson 202,558
Beaufort 192,122
Aiken 170,872
Dorchester 162,809
Florence 138,293
Pickens 126,884
Sumter 106,721
Lancaster 98,012
Orangeburg 86,175
Oconee 79,546
Greenwood 70,811
Laurens 67,493
Darlington 66,618
Kershaw 66,551
Georgetown 62,680
Cherokee 57,300
Chesterfield 45,650
Newberry 38,440
Colleton 37,677
Clarendon 34,355
Williamsburg 33,067
Chester 32,578
Marion 32,072
Dillon 31,229
Union 28,030
Marlboro 28,003
Jasper 26,629
Edgefield 26,436
Abbeville 25,007
Fairfield 23,109
Barnwell 22,119
Hampton 20,408
Saluda 20,091
Lee 18,347
Bamberg 15,430
Calhoun 15,055
McCormick 9,947
Allendale 9,839