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

The community of McCormick is the Seat for McCormick County.

McCormick County was founded in 1914. McCormick was created by taking area from Abbeville, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> McCormick had a population of 10,140 people. This is an increase of 1.83% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,958 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, McCormick represented 0.25% of the total population of South Carolina, making it the state's 46th 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
201010,233+2.76%+0.92% since 2009
200810,137+1.8%+0.61% since 2007
20009,958The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
McCormick   2,6851,48980.3% increase  
Parksville   1151204.17% decrease  
Plum Branch   93985.1% 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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