Orangeburg County, South Carolina

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Orangeburg County
Historic Orangeburg County Jail
Map of South Carolina highlighting Orangeburg 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°26′N 80°48′W / 33.44°N 80.8°W / 33.44; -80.8
Country United States
State South Carolina
Founded1769
Named forWilliam III of England aka "William of Orange"
SeatOrangeburg
Largest cityOrangeburg
Area
 • Total1,128 sq mi (2,920 km2)
 • Land1,106 sq mi (2,860 km2)
 • Water22 sq mi (60 km2)  1.9%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)
87,903
 • Density84/sq mi (32/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional districts2nd, 6th
Websitewww.orangeburgcounty.org

Orangeburg County is a county in the U.S. state of South Carolina. As of the 2010 census, 92,501 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Orangeburg.[2] The county was formed in 1769.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 16, 2011. Retrieved November 25, 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 10, 2015. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. "South Carolina: Individual County Chronologies". South Carolina Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. 2009. Retrieved March 21, 2015.