Clarendon County

Clarendon County, South Carolina

3 W Key St
Manning, SC 29102
Phone: (803) 435-8424
Fax: (803) 435-8258

In central SC, south of Sumter; organized 1855 from Sumter District. Name Origin: For Edward Hyde (1661-1724), 3rd Earl of Clarendon, colonial governor of NY and NJ (1702-08)

Area (sq mi):: 695.66 (land 607.21; water 88.46) Population per square mile: 54.90
Population 2005: 33,363 State rank: 30 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 14.20% Population 2000: 32,502 (White 44.50%; Black or African American 53.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 37.00
Income 2000: per capita $13,998; median household $27,131; Population below poverty level: 23.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,902-$19,630
Unemployment (2004): 8.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 26.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Josephson's body was found in rural Clarendon County. The State Law Enforcement Division said she died from multiple sharp force injuries.
She has served in the Lions Club for more than 10 years and is a former president of the Clarendon County club.
19-March 6) recalls the 1947 desegregation case in rural Clarendon County, S.C., that led eventually to the landmark Brown v.
He had 54 days between the time the black teen was convicted of killing two white girls in the tiny mill town of Alcolu in Clarendon County and his march to the electric chair with a Bible in his arm.
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"Clarendon County provided us with an excellent environment in which to do business and it has a talented workforce that will benefit our operations."
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in Manning, S.C., and a volunteer firefighter for the Manning City Fire Department and the Clarendon County (S.C.) Fire Department.
Ridgeway, a fulltime ob.gyn, in Manning, S.C., and a volunteer firefighter for the Manning City Fire Department and the Clarendon County (S.C.) Fire Department.
The South Carolina Department of Commerce and the Clarendon County Development Board announced that Manhattan Holdings LLC, the parent company for a collection of businesses focused on the manufacturing and distribution of wood mouldings and millwork products, will expand its wood moulding operations in Clarendon County, according to The Times and Democrat.
Called 2 Action, a citizens group formed last summer to support public schools in South Carolina's Clarendon County, could serve as a strong model for any community.