Beaufort, South Carolina

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Beaufort, South Carolina
Homes in the Historic District
Homes in the Historic District
Location of Beaufort, South Carolina
Location of Beaufort, South Carolina
Coordinates: 32°26′N 80°41′W / 32.433°N 80.683°W / 32.433; -80.683Coordinates: 32°26′N 80°41′W / 32.433°N 80.683°W / 32.433; -80.683
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Carolina
CountyBeaufort
Incorporated1711
Named forHenry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort
Government
 • MayorBilly Keyserling
Area
 • City33.6 sq mi (87.0 km2)
 • Land27.6 sq mi (71.5 km2)
 • Water6.0 sq mi (15.5 km2)
Elevation
10 ft (3 m)
Population
 • City12,361
 • Density448/sq mi (172.9/km2)
 • Metro
187,010
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
29901-29907
Area code(s)843
FIPS code45-04690[1]
GNIS feature ID1245003[2]
Websitewww.cityofbeaufort.org

Beaufort is a city in Beaufort County, South Carolina. In 2010, 12,261 people lived there.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 6 March 2016.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 6 March 2016.