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

The community of Kingstree is the Seat for Williamsburg County.

Williamsburg County was founded in 1802.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Williamsburg had a population of 34,445 people. This is a decrease of 7.45% since the last Census (which gave a population of 37,217 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Williamsburg represented 0.93% of the total population of South Carolina, making it the state's 27th 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
200934,445-7.45%-1.33% since 2008
200834,909-6.2%-1.02% since 2007
200037,217The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Kingstree   3,1763,4969.15% decrease  
Lane   50558513.68% decrease  
Hemingway   48357315.71% decrease  
Greeleyville   37545217.04% decrease  
Stuckey   22726313.69% decrease  

Websites for Williamsburg County

Official Website:   www.williamsburgsc.com/

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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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