Anderson County, South Carolina

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Anderson County, South Carolina
Anderson County Courthouse - Anderson, SC.jpg
Anderson County Courthouse in Anderson, South Carolina
Location within South Carolina
Location within South Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting South Carolina
South Carolina's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 20, 1826
Named forRobert Anderson
Largest cityAnderson
 • Total757 sq mi (1,961 km2)
 • Land715 sq mi (1,852 km2)
 • Water42 sq mi (109 km2), 5.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)194,692
 • Density262/sq mi (101/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4

Anderson County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, 187,126 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Anderson.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved November 22, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.