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

The community of Manning is the Seat for Clarendon County.

Clarendon County was founded in 1855 and was created by taking area from SumterCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Clarendon had a population of 32,988 people. This is an increase of 1.5% since the last Census (which gave a population of 32,502 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Clarendon represented 0.81% of the total population of South Carolina, making it the state's 31st 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
201034,971+7.6%+6.01% since 2009
200932,988+1.5%-0.35% since 2008
200833,104+1.85%+1.22% since 2007
200032,502The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Manning   3,8674,0253.93% decrease  
Summerton   1,0131,0614.52% decrease  
Turbeville   70160216.45% increase  
Paxville   2412482.82% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<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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