Bamberg County, South Carolina

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Bamberg County
St. Philips Episcopal Church
St. Philips Episcopal Church
Map of South Carolina highlighting Bamberg County
Location within the U.S. state of South Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting South Carolina
South Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 33°13′N 81°03′W / 33.22°N 81.05°W / 33.22; -81.05
Country United States
State South Carolina
Founded1897
Named forFrancis Marion Bamberg
SeatBamberg
Largest cityBamberg
Area
 • Total396 sq mi (1,030 km2)
 • Land393 sq mi (1,020 km2)
 • Water2.2 sq mi (6 km2)  0.6%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2015)
14,880
 • Density41/sq mi (16/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district6th
Websitewww.bambergcountysc.gov

Bamberg County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, 15,987 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Bamberg.[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 May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)