Bennettsville Marlboro County, South Carolina

Bennettsville: City located in the U.S. state of South Carolina


Bennettsville is a city located in the county of Marlboro in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,069. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,455 inhabitants.

The city was created 203 years ago in 1818.

Bennettsville Quick Facts

Population : 7,455 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Marlboro County
Postal code : 29512
Phone Area Codes : 843
Water as percent of area : 10.35%
Land as percent of area : 89.65%
Altitude : 157 feet / 48 meters
Capital city : Bennettsville is capital of Marlboro County
Establishment : January 01, 1819 (203 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:25:26 (7th October 2022)
Population growth : -21.65% (2010-2020)
Bennettsville locator map
Location of Bennettsville on South Carolina map.
Marlboro Courthouse image
Marlboro Courthouse
Marlboro Courthouse image


Bennettsville is located at 34°37'3"N 79°41'5"W (34.6173800, -79.6847800).

Bennettsville map


According to census records, the population of Bennettsville decreased by 21.65% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,069 - census
2011 8,996 -0.81% estimation process
2012 8,905 -1.02% estimation process
2013 8,844 -0.69% estimation process
2014 8,818 -0.29% estimation process
2015 8,576 -2.82% estimation process
2016 8,182 -4.82% estimation process
2017 7,979 -2.54% estimation process
2018 7,833 -1.86% estimation process
2019 7,730 -1.33% estimation process
2020 7,455 -3.69% estimation process

Bennettsville zip code is 29512. County name: Marlboro, County fips: 45069

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People born in Bennettsville (15)

People born in Bennettsville, including children's rights activist Marian Wright Edelman, football player Anthony Cook, President of the Citadel Claudius E. Watts III, .


  • Deborah Wright (American Banker) she was born in 01/01/1958
  • Hugh McColl (American businessman) he was born in 18/06/1935
  • Jim Odom (baseball umpire) he was born in 16/07/1921
  • Rendrick Taylor (Player of arena football) he was born in 03/04/1987
  • Mia McLeod (American politician) she was born in 19/08/1968
  • Elizabeth Munnerlyn (American politician) she was born in 20/06/1969
  • Mike Wright (baseball player) he was born in 03/01/1990
  • Edward B. Cottingham (American lawyer) he was born in 27/06/1928
  • Jack Rogers (American politician from South Carolina) he was born in 02/10/1937
  • A. H. Douglas (College football player and WWII veteran) he was born in 08/02/1885
  • William H Bellinger he was born in 28/12/1949
  • Daisy Chamness Proctor (American Red Cross Volunteer) she was born in 01/01/1919

Schools in Bennettsville

College & universities near Bennettsville, SC

Code Name City ZIP
199698 St. Andrews University Laurinburg (NC) 28352

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bennettsville, SC

Code Name Address Type
HAM Hamlet West Main St. and North Bridges St. RAIL
DIL Dillon 100 North Railroad Avenue RAIL
FLO Florence 805 East Day Street RAIL
SOP Southern Pines 235 Northwest Broad Street RAIL
FAY Fayetteville 472 Hay Street RAIL

Post offices near Bennettsville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bennettsvill Post Office Bennettsville (SC) 29512

Other cities in Marlboro County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Marlboro County , SC.

City Name Population Title
McColl 1,943 Town in Marlboro County, South Carolina, United States
Clio 645 City in Marlboro County, South Carolina, United States
Blenheim 139 Human settlement in Marlboro County, South Carolina, United States of America
Tatum 68 Human settlement in Marlboro County, South Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Bennettsville distances to largest South Carolina cities