Union County, South Carolina

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Union County, South Carolina
Carnegie Free Library, 300 East South Street, Union (Union County, South Carolina).jpg
Union Carnegie Library
Location within South Carolina
Location within South Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting South Carolina
South Carolina's location within the U.S.
Founded1785
SeatUnion
Largest cityUnion
Area
 • Total516 sq mi (1,336 km2)
 • Land514 sq mi (1,331 km2)
 • Water1.9 sq mi (5 km2), 0.4%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)27,777
 • Density56/sq mi (22/km2)
Congressional district5th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
Websitewww.countyofunion.org

Union County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, 28,961 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Union.[2] The county was formed in 1785.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved November 25, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
  3. "South Carolina: Individual County Chronologies". South Carolina Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. 2009. Retrieved March 21, 2015.