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

The community of Orangeburg is the Seat for Orangeburg County.

Orangeburg County was founded in 1769.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Orangeburg had a population of 90,112 people. This is a decrease of 1.61% since the last Census (which gave a population of 91,582 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Orangeburg represented 2.28% of the total population of South Carolina, making it the state's 16th 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
201092,501+1%+2.65% since 2009
200990,112-1.61%-0.54% since 2008
200091,582The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Orangeburg   13,20612,7653.45% increase  
Holly Hill   1,3151,2812.65% increase  
Bowman   1,1351,1985.26% decrease  
Branchville   1,0261,0835.26% decrease  
North   7918132.71% decrease  

Websites for Orangeburg County

Official Website:   www.orangeburgcounty.org/

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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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