Orangeburg County

Orangeburg County, South Carolina

PO Drawer 9000
Orangeburg, SC 29116
Phone: (803) 533-6243
Fax: (803) 534-3848

In south-central SC, south of Columbia; original district; organized 1768 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Prince William IV of Orange (1738-1820), who later became King George III of England

Area (sq mi):: 1128.09 (land 1106.16; water 21.93) Population per square mile: 83.30
Population 2005: 92,167 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 0.60%; 1990-2000 8.00% Population 2000: 91,582 (White 36.80%; Black or African American 60.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 35.30
Income 2000: per capita $15,057; median household $29,567; Population below poverty level: 21.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,711-$22,325
Unemployment (2004): 9.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Orangeburg County seat (12,895)

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    Samples of all forms must be submitted to the Orangeburg County Assessor
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    Some of our successful clients include Vought Aircraft Industries, Medical University of South Carolina, and the Orangeburg County Development Commission.
    An Orangeburg County native, Way has more than 20 years of banking experience.
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    Wolfe is currently a member of the Orangeburg Kiwanis Club, the Regional Medical Center Foundation, Claflin University Business School Advisory Board and Treasurer of the Orangeburg County Chamber of Commerce.
    According to the Orangeburg County Development Commission, ECKA Granules plans to invest $10 million in property renovations.
    I have long believed that Orangeburg County offers significant opportunities and lies in a strategic location for businesses that depend on transportation and shipping," Congressman Clyburn said.
    Orangeburg County -- Orangeburg -- $451,704 per year for each of three years -- Pathways initiative will target adolescents 11-15 years old who are at risk for substance abuse but not dependent.
    Early on Tuesday, emergency responders in Orangeburg County pulled three people to safety in a boat after they were surrounded by rushing water from the North Edisto River, the State newspaper reported.
    Santee Cooper has offered a loan of $4 million to Orangeburg County to support the development of an industrial complex project.
    Combs worked as a deputy for the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office for six years before being fired in 2007 for ''unsatisfactory performance,'' according to documents from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy obtained by The Post and Courier of Charleston for a 2011 story.