Clemson, Pickens County, South Carolina

Clemson: City in South Carolina


Clemson is a city located in the county of Pickens in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,905 and a population density of 682 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,780 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Clemson

Population : 17,780 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Pickens County
Postal code : 29631–29634
Phone Area Codes : 864
Area : 20.38 km2
Altitude : 725 feet / 221 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:54:09 (1st June 2023)
Density : 872 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 21.79% (2010-2020)
Clemson locator map
Location of Clemson on South Carolina map.
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Clemson downtown
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Clemson is located at 34°41'0"N 82°50'15"W (34.6834400, -82.8373700).

Clemson map


The population of Clemson increased by 21.79% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,905 - census
2011 13,986 0.58% estimation process
2012 14,041 0.39% estimation process
2013 14,103 0.44% estimation process
2014 14,931 5.55% estimation process
2015 15,248 2.08% estimation process
2016 15,850 3.8% estimation process
2017 16,629 4.68% estimation process
2018 17,075 2.61% estimation process
2019 17,501 2.43% estimation process
2020 17,780 1.57% estimation process

Clemson zip code is 29631. County name: Pickens, County fips: 45077

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People born in Clemson (7)

People born in Clemson, including football player DeAngelo Willingham, United States Army general Aubrey Newman, writer Ben Robertson, .


Schools in Clemson

College & universities near Clemson, SC

Code Name City ZIP
217882 Clemson University Clemson (SC) 29634

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clemson, SC

Code Name Address Type
CSN Clemson Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave. RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
TCA Toccoa 47 North Alexander St. RAIL
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GNS Gainesville 116 Industrial Boulevard RAIL

Post offices near Clemson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clemson Post Office Clemson (SC) 29631

Other cities in Pickens County

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

City Name Population Title
Easley 21,626 City in South Carolina, United States of America
Central 5,452 Town in Pickens County, South Carolina, United States
Pickens 3,185 City in South Carolina
Liberty 3,150 City in South Carolina, United States
Arial 2,543 Census-designated place in Pickens County, South Carolina
Norris 831 Human settlement in Pickens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Six Mile 675 Human settlement in Pickens County, South Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Clemson distances to largest South Carolina cities