Laurens, South Carolina

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Laurens, South Carolina
Gateway Park
Gateway Park
Motto(s): 
"Gateway to the Upstate"
Location of Laurens in South Carolina
Location of Laurens in South Carolina
Coordinates: 34°30′3″N 82°1′6″W / 34.50083°N 82.01833°W / 34.50083; -82.01833Coordinates: 34°30′3″N 82°1′6″W / 34.50083°N 82.01833°W / 34.50083; -82.01833
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Carolina
CountyLaurens
Government
 • MayorNathan Senn
Area
 • City10.6 sq mi (27.4 km2)
 • Land10.6 sq mi (27.4 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
610 ft (186 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • City9,139
 • Density936/sq mi (361.5/km2)
 • Metro
66,537 (Laurens County)
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
29360
Area code(s)864
FIPS code45-40615[1]
GNIS feature ID1246310[2]
Websitecityoflaurenssc.com

Laurens is a city in Laurens County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 9,139 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Laurens County.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.