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Fairfield County, South Carolina

county in South Carolina, United States

Fairfield County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, 23,956 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Winnsboro.[2]

Fairfield County
Fairfield County Courthouse
Fairfield County Courthouse
Map of South Carolina highlighting Fairfield County
Location within the U.S. state of South Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting South Carolina
South Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°24′N 81°08′W / 34.4°N 81.13°W / 34.4; -81.13
Country United States
State South Carolina
Founded1785
SeatWinnsboro
Largest townWinnsboro
Area
 • Total710 sq mi (1,800 km2)
 • Land686 sq mi (1,780 km2)
 • Water24 sq mi (60 km2)  3.3%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2015)
22,747
 • Density35/sq mi (14/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district5th
Websitewww.fairfieldsc.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 10, 2011. Retrieved November 23, 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)