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Economic Census

Businesses that Received Forms in 2012: South Carolina

In October through December 2012, nearly 4 million businesses in America will receive economic census forms, including most businesses with paid employees.

In the figures below, areas may not add to higher level totals due to rounding and a limited number of businesses not yet classified by county.

South Carolina and its Counties

Area name Estimated
South Carolina 60,000
Abbeville County, SC 170
Aiken County, SC 1,700
Allendale County, SC 70
Anderson County, SC 2,100
Bamberg County, SC 160
Barnwell County, SC 200
Beaufort County, SC 2,500
Berkeley County, SC 1,500
Calhoun County, SC 130
Charleston County, SC 7,000
Cherokee County, SC 580
Chester County, SC 280
Chesterfield County, SC 420
Clarendon County, SC 280
Colleton County, SC 440
Darlington County, SC 690
Dillon County, SC 280
Dorchester County, SC 1,200
Edgefield County, SC 180
Fairfield County, SC 170
Florence County, SC 2,000
Georgetown County, SC 950
Greenville County, SC 7,200
Greenwood County, SC 850
Hampton County, SC 210
Horry County, SC 4,600
Jasper County, SC 290
Kershaw County, SC 590
Lancaster County, SC 660
Laurens County, SC 530
Lee County, SC 140
Lexington County, SC 3,600
McCormick County, SC 50
Marion County, SC 300
Marlboro County, SC 220
Newberry County, SC 410
Oconee County, SC 740
Orangeburg County, SC 1,100
Pickens County, SC 1,100
Richland County, SC 5,700
Saluda County, SC 130
Spartanburg County, SC 3,800
Sumter County, SC 1,100
Union County, SC 250
Williamsburg County, SC 290
York County, SC 2,600

South Carolina Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas

Area name Estimated
Anderson, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2,100
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area (SC part) 1,800
Bennettsville, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 220
Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9,700
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area (SC part) 2,600
Chester, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 280
Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 10,000
Dillon, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 280
Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2,700
Gaffney, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 580
Georgetown, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 950
Greenville, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8,900
Greenwood, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 850
Hilton Head Island-Beaufort, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 2,800
Lancaster, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 660
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4,600
Newberry, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 410
Orangeburg, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,100
Seneca, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 740
Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3,800
Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 1,100
Union, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 250
Walterboro, SC Micropolitan Statistical Area 440

For all metro areas, including totals for metro areas crossing state lines, see the metro area section of the United States page.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Economic Planning and Coordination Division | 1-877-790-1876 | Last Revised: March 05, 2015