South Carolina Map - SC Map

South Carolina is the 23rd most populous and 40th most largest U.S. state by area. Map of South Carolina shows that South Carolina is located in the southern region of the United States.

Map of South Carolina with Cities, Road, River, Highways

About South Carolina State Map

The South Carolina State Map provides comprehensive information on the exact geographical location and heterogeneous topography of the sate. South Carolina is located in the southeastern part of the USA (United States of America). South Carolina encompasses total area of 80,583 square kilometer.

South Carolina is politically sub divided into 46 Counties for administrative convenience. Each County is efficiently administered by a County Seat. South Carolina is easily accessible by good roadways and well laid railway tracks. The state and national highways connect the major cities of South Carolina. The Interstate 77, Interstate 95 and Interstate 85 connect the northern end of the state with the southern part of South Carolina.

The eastern and western parts of the state are connected by the Interstate 26 and Interstate 20. South Carolina primarily falls under the watershed area of the Atlantic Ocean. Black, Edisto, Savannah, Waccamaw, Santee and Salkahatchie are the major rivers of the State of South Carolina. The state has several private and public golf courses. Columbia, Greenville, Aiken, Bluffton, Pawleys Island and Hilton Head Island are some of the prominent golfing destinations of South Carolina. Congaree National Park, Fort Moultrie National Monument and Ninety Six National Historic Site are few of the notable national parks of South Carolina.

South Carolina Interstates

North-South interstates include: Interstate 15, Interstate 17 and Interstate 19. East-West interstates include: Interstate 8, Interstate 10 and Interstate 40.

South Carolina Routes

US Highways and State Routes include: Route 60, Route 70, Route 89, Route 89A, Route 93, Route 95, Route 160, Route 180 and Route 191.

South Carolina State Facts

State NameSouth Carolina
CountryUnited States
ContinentNorth America
Capital CityColumbia
Largest cityColumbia
AbbreviationSC, US-SC
Joined the Union-40762
NicknameThe Palmetto State
Area32,020 sq mi (82,931. km2)
TimezoneEastern: UTC -5/-4
Population4,774,839 (2013)
Highest PointSassafras Mountain
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean

Top 30 South Carolina Cities by Population

RankCityPopulation (2020 Census)RankCityPopulation (2020 Census)
3North Charleston114,85218Conway24,849
4Mount Pleasant90,80119Mauldin24,724
5Rock Hill74,37220Fort Mill24,521
6Greenville70,72021North Augusta24,379
8Goose Creek45,94623Simpsonville23,354
12Hilton Head Island37,66127Socastee22,213
13Myrtle Beach35,68228Wade Hampton21,482
14Greer35,30829St. Andrews20,675