Saluda County, South Carolina

county in South Carolina, United States

Saluda County is a county in the state of South Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, 19,875 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Saluda.[2]

Saluda County
Saluda Theatre
Saluda Theatre
Map of South Carolina highlighting Saluda 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°01′N 81°44′W / 34.01°N 81.73°W / 34.01; -81.73
Country United States
State South Carolina
Named forSaluda River
Largest townSaluda
 • Total462 sq mi (1,200 km2)
 • Land453 sq mi (1,170 km2)
 • Water9.0 sq mi (23 km2)  2.0%%
 • Total19,875
 • Density44/sq mi (17/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district3rd


  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 18, 2011. Retrieved November 25, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.