Georgetown County, South Carolina
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Georgetown County Courthouse
Location within the U.S. state of South Carolina
South Carolina's location within the U.S.
|• Total||1,035 sq mi (2,680 km2)|
|• Land||814 sq mi (2,110 km2)|
|• Water||221 sq mi (570 km2) 21%%|
|• Density||74/sq mi (29/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
Georgetown County is a county in the U.S. state of South Carolina. As of the 2010 census, 60,158 people lived there. Its county seat is Georgetown. The county was formed in 1769. It is named for George III of the United Kingdom.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 10, 2011. Retrieved November 22, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 136.