Beaufort County, South Carolina
Beaufort County: County in South Carolina, United States
Beaufort County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 162,233 and a population density of 68 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 195,656 inhabitants. Its county seat is Beaufort. The county was created 259 years ago in 1763.
Quick Facts about Beaufort County
|Population :||195,656 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||South Carolina (United States)|
|Different from :||Beaufort County|
|Twitter username :||bftcountysc|
|Area :||2390 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||38%|
|Land as percent of area :||62%|
|Named for :||Henry Somerset, 1st Duke of Beaufort|
|Altitude :||7 feet / 2 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1764|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||09:05:15 (1st June 2023)|
|Density :||82 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||17.08% (2010-2020)|
Beaufort County is located at 32°21'25"N 80°41'32"W (32.3570600, -80.6921700). It has 3 neighbors: Jasper County, Colleton County and Hampton County.
Beaufort County map
The largest city of Beaufort County is Port Royal with a population of 14,516. Other cities include, Beaufort population 13,204 and Pinewood population 532. See all Beaufort County cities & populated places.
Beaufort County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Beaufort County.
|Hilton Head Island||39,619||Resort town in South Carolina, USA|
|Hilton Head||37,099||Resort town in South Carolina, USA|
|Bluffton||28,230||Town in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States|
|Port Royal||14,516||Settlement in Jamaica|
|Beaufort||13,204||City in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States|
|Laurel Bay||5,891||Census-designated place in Beaufort County, South Carolina|
|Shell Point||2,336||Census-designated place in Beaufort County, South Carolina|
|Chesterfield||1,401||Town in Chesterfield County, South Carolina, United States|
|Pinewood||532||City in Sumter County, South Carolina, United States of America|
|Springfield||477||Town in South Carolina, United States|
- Official Website
Official website of Beaufort County
Beaufort County has 3 neighbours.
- Jasper County county in South Carolina, United States
- Colleton County county in South Carolina, United States
- Hampton County county in South Carolina, United States
The population of Beaufort County increased by 17.08% in 10 years.
People born in Beaufort County (6)
People born in Beaufort County, including judge Robert R. Reid, statesman and revolutionary John Bull, Boxer, minister Marvis Frazier, .
- Alexander Lawton (Confederate Army general) he was born in 04/11/1818
- Joseph T. Zealy (American photographer (1812-1893)) he was born in 02/10/1812
- Jonathan Fritz (United States diplomat)
Other places with the same name (2)
- Beaufort County , North Carolina county in North Carolina, United States of America with a population of 47,073 people.
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