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South Carolina Cities by Population

Below are the 472 South Carolina cities sorted by population from 1 to 447 (there are some ties). The population data are from the 2021 Population Estimates Program and 2020 American Community Survey. You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

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Rank City Population
1 Charleston 151,612
2 Columbia 137,541
3 North Charleston 117,472
4 Mount Pleasant 92,398
5 Rock Hill 74,102
6 Greenville 72,095
7 Summerville 51,216
8 Goose Creek 46,229
9 Sumter 42,976
10 Florence 39,958
11 Greer 38,865
12 Spartanburg 38,401
13 Hilton Head Island 38,076
14 Myrtle Beach 37,100
15 Bluffton 32,191
16 Aiken 31,895
17 Anderson 29,284
18 Fort Mill 27,991
19 Socastee 25,846
20 Mauldin 25,654
21 Simpsonville 24,685
22 North Augusta 24,675
23 Lexington 24,208
24 Carolina Forest 23,426
25 Easley 23,422
26 Conway 23,119
27 Taylors 23,107
28 Greenwood 22,221
29 Hanahan 21,480
30 St. Andrews 21,355
31 Wade Hampton 20,192
32 North Myrtle Beach 19,485
33 Five Forks 19,399
34 Clemson 17,986
35 West Columbia 17,466
36 Seven Oaks 16,743
37 Red Hill 16,290
38 Dentsville 15,537
39 Ladson 15,252
40 Berea 15,104
41 Gantt 14,556
42 Lake Wylie 14,091
43 Cayce 13,739
44 Moncks Corner 13,644
45 Tega Cay 13,278
46 Port Royal 13,169
47 Beaufort 12,960
48 Orangeburg 12,482
49 Gaffney 12,424
50 Parker 12,175
51 Oak Grove 12,040
52 Irmo 11,758
53 James Island 11,602
54 Garden City 11,193
55 Fountain Inn 10,995
56 Forest Acres 10,560
57 Newberry 10,487
58 Red Bank 9,971
59 Boiling Springs 9,953
60 Little River 9,692
61 Powdersville 9,436
62 Woodfield 9,361
63 Laurens 9,319
64 Murrells Inlet 9,292
65 Sangaree 9,249
66 Lugoff 9,146
67 Seneca 8,900
68 Sans Souci 8,844
69 Hardeeville 8,835
70 Burton 8,779
71 Litchfield Beach 8,702
72 York 8,615
73 Lancaster 8,575
74 Georgetown 8,333
75 Union 8,054
76 Camden 7,907
77 Travelers Rest 7,771
78 Welcome 7,743
79 Clinton 7,694
80 Forestbrook 7,613
81 Hartsville 7,588
82 White Knoll 7,476
83 Valley Falls 7,269
84 Bennettsville 6,955
85 Clover 6,949
86 Centerville 6,816
87 Lake Murray of Richland 6,672
88 Homeland Park 6,570
89 Laurel Bay 6,388
90 Lyman 6,321
91 Marion 6,314
92 Dillon 6,282
93 Piedmont 6,122
94 Darlington 6,092
95 Lake City 5,929
96 Belvedere 5,557
97 Walterboro 5,463
98 Hollywood 5,392
99 Clemson University 5,329
100 Blythewood 5,317
101 Central 5,296
102 Batesburg-Leesville 5,250
103 Chester 5,245
104 Cheraw 4,963
105 Abbeville 4,860
106 Brookdale 4,740
107 Baxter Village 4,694
108 Barnwell 4,489
109 Newport 4,432
110 Belton 4,405
111 Isle of Palms 4,307
112 Woodruff 4,294
113 Surfside Beach 4,253
114 Duncan 4,151
115 Williamston 4,115
116 Walhalla 4,095
117 Clearwater 4,060
118 Wyboo 4,027
119 Whitney 3,999
120 Southern Shops 3,965
121 Mullins 3,935
122 East Camden 3,909
123 Manning 3,859
124 India Hook 3,762
125 Honea Path 3,741
126 Saxon 3,727
127 Northlake 3,684
128 Ridgeland 3,683
129 Capitol View 3,604
130 Pendleton 3,553
131 Hilltop 3,483
132 Golden Grove 3,449
133 Wellford 3,415
134 Pickens 3,371
135 Liberty 3,344
136 Cherryvale 3,298
137 Lesslie 3,185
138 Kingstree 3,181
139 Winnsboro 3,163
140 Burnettown 3,150
141 Denmark 3,139
142 Dunean 3,099
143 Dalzell 3,086
144 Saluda 3,069
145 Inman 3,054
146 East Gaffney 3,043
147 Bamberg 3,040
148 Gloverville 3,008
149 TIE Arcadia and Shell Point 2,991
150 Bishopville 2,946
151 Lakewood 2,919
152 Williston 2,879
153 Springdale CDP 2,878
154 Elgin CDP 2,865
155 Arthurtown 2,793
156 Hampton 2,791
157 Roebuck 2,768
158 Keowee Key 2,757
159 Springdale 2,746
160 Allendale 2,682
161 Loris 2,572
162 Graniteville 2,566
163 Ravenel 2,558
164 Andrews 2,550
165 Landrum 2,540
166 Arkwright 2,493
167 Privateer 2,487
168 Riverview 2,479
169 Pageland 2,443
170 South Congaree 2,387
171 Edgefield 2,375
172 Westminster 2,363
173 Pacolet 2,331
174 South Sumter 2,249
175 New Ellenton 2,248
176 Pine Ridge town 2,224
177 McCormick 2,216
178 Ben Avon 2,189
179 Langley 2,179
180 Arial 2,158
181 Eureka Mill 2,121
182 Winnsboro Mills 2,099
183 Slater-Marietta 2,098
184 Timmonsville 2,094
185 Ninety Six 2,083
186 Hopkins 2,068
187 McColl 2,067
188 Cowpens 2,065
189 Folly Beach 2,056
190 Seabrook Island 2,046
191 Johnston 2,044
192 Tigerville 2,023
193 Edisto 1,993
194 Camp Croft 1,991
195 Kiawah Island 1,986
196 North Hartsville 1,972
197 Watts Mills 1,970
198 Blackville 1,951
199 Great Falls 1,944
200 Wedgefield 1,916
201 Stateburg 1,912
202 Blacksburg 1,888
203 Sullivan's Island 1,880
204 Wilkinson Heights 1,863
205 Chapin 1,841
206 Estill 1,825
207 St. George 1,802
208 St. Matthews 1,786
209 Kershaw 1,773
210 Mayo 1,770
211 Utica 1,761
212 Calhoun Falls 1,724
213 Varnville 1,713
214 Ware Shoals 1,702
215 Reidville 1,682
216 Homewood 1,642
217 Gaston 1,621
218 Elgin 1,620
219 City View 1,607
220 Murphys Estates 1,563
221 Ridgeville 1,548
222 St. Stephen 1,547
223 Jackson 1,545
224 Fairforest 1,484
225 Fairfax 1,482
226 Seabrook 1,456
227 Pimlico 1,450
228 Judson 1,412
229 Whitmire 1,411
230 Awendaw 1,406
231 Meggett 1,389
232 Johnsonville 1,369
233 Pelzer 1,367
234 Chesterfield 1,331
235 Irwin 1,308
236 Bonneau Beach 1,294
237 Newtown 1,293
238 Latta 1,283
239 Holly Hill 1,273
240 Joanna 1,270
241 Oakland 1,265
242 Monarch Mill 1,264
243 Conestee 1,254
244 East Sumter 1,208
245 Due West 1,196
246 Prosperity 1,194
247 Beech Island 1,165
248 Lincolnville 1,159
249 Yemassee 1,151
250 Iva 1,139
251 Pinopolis 1,130
252 Dovesville 1,101
253 Olympia 1,098
254 Drayton 1,097
255 Catawba 1,069
256 Dunbar 1,058
257 TIE Pamplico and Cane Savannah 1,052
258 Edisto Beach 1,027
259 Aynor 1,021
260 Buffalo 1,020
261 Hamer 994
262 Gadsden 983
263 West Pelzer 982
264 Branchville 978
265 Lake Secession 976
266 Sandy Springs 974
267 Fort Lawn 965
268 Edmund 930
269 Quinby 911
270 Van Wyck 896
271 Arcadia Lakes 861
272 Lamar 860
273 La France 856
274 Chesnee 851
275 TIE Little Rock and Fripp Island 848
276 Jonesville 840
277 Gayle Mill 832
278 Summerton 804
279 Inman Mills 801
280 Santee 791
281 Bowman 777
282 Jefferson 774
283 Adams Run 772
284 Heath Springs 765
285 Gray Court 764
286 TIE Six Mile, Turbeville, and McBee 759
287 Lake View 752
288 Coward 747
289 Norris 745
290 Warrenville 740
291 Cateechee 738
292 Swansea 726
293 North Santee 719
294 Wallace 713
295 DeBordieu Colony 712
296 Buford 708
297 Pine Ridge 704
298 Campobello 702
299 Cottageville 701
300 Dale 699
301 Clifton 691
302 North 689
303 Harleyville 673
304 TIE Fairview Crossroads and Helena 665
305 The Cliffs Valley 663
306 Wagener 645
307 Unity 641
308 Scranton 640
309 Pelion 623
310 Eastover 619
311 Elliott 608
312 Bucksport 607
313 Clio 605
314 McClellanville 601
315 Centenary 591
316 Gilbert 590
317 Ridge Spring 578
318 Elloree 562
319 Enoree 560
320 Startex 556
321 Promised Land 555
322 Mayesville 550
323 Converse 545
324 Olanta 543
325 Chickasaw Point 532
326 Briarcliffe Acres 505
327 TIE Pinewood and Sheldon 501
328 Hemingway 500
329 Daufuskie Island 485
330 Lane 478
331 Sharon 467
332 Hickory Grove 459
333 Ehrhardt 452
334 Daviston 446
335 Springfield 445
336 Brunson 444
337 Society Hill 434
338 Summit 433
339 Cokesbury 432
340 Grover 431
341 Finklea 426
342 Hilda 425
343 Bonneau 424
344 Lydia 419
345 Alcolu 413
346 Cross Hill 408
347 Greeleyville 384
348 Lockhart 378
349 West Union 377
350 Cameron 372
351 Modoc 366
352 Danwood 361
353 Manville 354
354 Lobeco 349
355 TIE South Union and Salley 332
356 Donalds 321
357 TIE Carlisle and Neeses 318
358 Harbor Island 316
359 Bethune 315
360 Glendale 312
361 Lynchburg 310
362 TIE Dacusville and Ruby 307
363 Cash 298
364 McConnells 284
365 TIE Norway and Fair Play 282
366 TIE Richburg and Floydale 278
367 Mount Carmel 271
368 TIE Patrick and Gifford 268
369 Ridgeway 267
370 Snelling 255
371 Little Mountain 250
372 Rowesville 249
373 Eutawville 237
374 Atlantic Beach 233
375 TIE Paxville and Furman 232
376 Glenn Springs 231
377 Nichols 228
378 Rembert 219
379 TIE Central Pacolet and Olar 212
380 Shiloh 210
381 Mulberry 207
382 Pauline 204
383 TIE Antreville and Monetta 203
384 Trenton 202
385 TIE Jacksonboro and Stuckey 200
386 Reevesville 198
387 Oswego 197
388 Perry 196
389 Clarks Hill 195
390 Lowrys 183
391 Russellville 173
392 Starr 167
393 Scotia 166
394 Silverstreet 164
395 Hodges 161
396 Woodford 158
397 Waterloo 150
398 Tamassee 149
399 TIE Sycamore and Kline 147
400 Sellers 146
401 Elko 141
402 Rockville 136
403 Cordova 135
404 Mount Croghan 133
405 Pawleys Island 132
406 TIE Pomaria and Livingston 130
407 Bradley 127
408 TIE Parksville and Vance 125
409 Foreston 124
410 Lowndesville 122
411 Ward 121
412 Salem 120
413 Boykin 119
414 TIE Windsor and Ware Place 116
415 Blenheim 114
416 Abney Crossroads 110
417 Browntown 106
418 Luray 100
419 Smoaks 99
420 Newry 98
421 Gramling 97
422 Williams 96
423 Zion 92
424 Tradesville 90
425 Troy 87
426 Coronaca 81
427 Lodge 80
428 Mountville 75
429 TIE Tatum and Plum Branch 74
430 TIE St. Charles and Jamestown 71
431 TIE Cross Anchor, Green Sea, and Gillisonville 70
432 Rains 67
433 Live Oak 66
434 Ulmer 63
435 Wisacky 61
436 Princeton 60
437 Smyrna 58
438 Ashwood 57
439 Govan 54
440 Caesars Head 53
441 Peak 51
442 Islandton 49
443 Jenkinsville 39
444 Longcreek 36
445 Ketchuptown 35
446 Cope 33
447 Fingerville 31

The table above displays the most recent population estimates data for all cities where data are available from the following datasets:

  • United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 17 March 2022. http://www.census.gov/.
  • United States Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2020 to July 1, 2021. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. Web. May 2022. http://www.census.gov/.

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