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Time Zone: Allendale County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Allendale is the Seat for Allendale County.

Allendale County was founded in 1919. Allendale was created by taking area from Barnwell and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Allendale had a population of 10,195 people. This is a decrease of 9.06% since the last Census (which gave a population of 11,211 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Allendale represented 0.28% of the total population of South Carolina, making it the state's 45th most populous county (out of 46 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201010,419-7.06%+2.2% since 2009
200910,195-9.06%-2.04% since 2008
200810,407-7.17%-0.11% since 2007
200011,211The Last Census

More information can be found on the Allendale County Census Page for Allendale County.


Below are some of the communities located in Allendale County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Allendale County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Allendale   3,5544,05212.29% decrease  
Fairfax   3,0883,2063.68% decrease  
Sycamore   1671859.73% decrease  
Ulmer   921029.8% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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