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Florence County, South Carolina

Coordinates: 34°01′43″N 79°42′37″W / 34.028535°N 79.710233°W / 34.028535; -79.710233
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Florence County
Florence Public Library
Florence Public Library
Map of South Carolina highlighting Florence 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: 34°01′43″N 79°42′37″W / 34.028535°N 79.710233°W / 34.028535; -79.710233
Country United States
State South Carolina
Founded1888
Named forFlorence Harllee[1]
SeatFlorence
Largest communityFlorence
Area
 • Total804.29 sq mi (2,083.1 km2)
 • Land800.51 sq mi (2,073.3 km2)
 • Water3.78 sq mi (9.8 km2)  0.47%
Population
 (2020)
 • Total137,059
 • Density171.21/sq mi (66.10/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional districts6th, 7th
Websitewww.florenceco.org

Florence County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the 2020 census, 137,059 people lived there.[2] Its county seat is Florence.[3]

References

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  1. "Florence County, South Carolina". www.carolina.com. Retrieved June 13, 2022.
  2. "QuickFacts: Florence County, South Carolina". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 20, 2024.
  3. National Association of Counties. "NACo County Explorer". Retrieved January 20, 2024.