Orangeburg County, South Carolina

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Orangeburg County, South Carolina
Old Orangeburg Co SC jail from SW 1.JPG
Location within South Carolina
Location within South Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting South Carolina
South Carolina's location within the U.S.
Founded1769
Named forWilliam III of England aka "William of Orange"
SeatOrangeburg
Largest cityOrangeburg
Area
 • Total1,128 sq mi (2,922 km2)
 • Land1,106 sq mi (2,865 km2)
 • Water22 sq mi (57 km2), 1.9%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)87,903
 • Density84/sq mi (32/km2)
Congressional districts2nd, 6th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
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.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 10, 2015. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. "South Carolina: Individual County Chronologies". South Carolina Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. 2009. Retrieved March 21, 2015.