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Encyclopedia > South Carolina Congressional Districts
South Carolina's 6 congressional districts

There are currently six United States congressional districts in South Carolina based on results from the United States 2000 Census. There have been as few as four and as many as nine congressional districts in South Carolina. The 9th district and the 8th district were lost after the 1840 Census. The 7th district was last lost after the 1930 Census. The 5th district and the 6th district were briefly lost after the Civil War, but both had been regained by the 1880 Census. This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... U.S. Congressional districts for representation in the House are determined after each census. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston(1670-1789) Columbia(1790-present) Largest city Columbia Largest metro area Columbia Area  Ranked 40th  - Total 34,726 sq mi (82,965 km²)  - Width 200 miles (320 km)  - Length 260 miles (420 km)  - % water 6  - Latitude 32°430N to 35°12N... The United States Census of year 2000, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... The Sixth Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 17,069,453 — an increase of 32. ... The 7th Congressional District of South Carolina was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in South Carolina. ... ... The 5th Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in northern South Carolina bordering North Carolina. ... The 6th Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in central South Carolina. ... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total... ...


Republicans currently hold 4 seats while Democrats hold 2 seats.

Contents

First Congressional District

Represented by Henry E. Brown, Jr. - R The 1st Congressional District of South Carolina is a coastal congressional district in South Carolina. ... Henry Edward Brown, Jr. ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ...


Counties

Cities Berkeley County is a county in the state of South Carolina. ... Charleston County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Dorchester County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Georgetown County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Horry County (pronounced ORR-EEE; IPA: ) is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ...

This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Location of Georgetown in South Carolina Coordinates: Country United States State South Carolina County Georgetown Government  - Mayor Lynn Wood Wilson Area  - City 7. ... Mount Pleasant is a town in Charleston County, South Carolina, in the United States. ... Myrtle Beach is a city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States. ... Summerville is a city, technically, but calls itself a town and is in Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States. ...

Second Congressional District

Represented by Joe Wilson - R Map The 2nd Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in central and eastern South Carolina. ... Addison Graves Wilson, Sr. ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ...


Counties

Cities Aiken County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Allendale County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Barnwell County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Beaufort County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Calhoun County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Hampton County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Jasper County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Lexington County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Orangeburg County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Richland County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ...

Beaufort is a city located in Beaufort County, South Carolina, USA and situated on the Beaufort River. ... Location of Hilton Head Island in South Carolina Coordinates: Country United States State South Carolina County Beaufort County Incorporated (town) 1983 Government  - Mayor Tom Peeples  - Town manager Steve Riley  - Fire chief Tom Fieldstead Area  - Town  55. ...

Third Congressional District

Represented by J. Gresham Barrett - R The 3rd Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in western South Carolina bordering both Georgia and North Carolina. ... James Gresham Barrett (born February 14, 1961) is an American politician from the Republican Party and a U.S. Representative from South Carolina, representing the 3rd Congressional district (map) in the northwestern part of the state. ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ...


Counties

Cities Abbeville County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Aiken County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Anderson County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ... Edgefield County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Greenwood County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Laurens County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... McCormick County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Oconee County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Pickens County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Saluda County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ...

Aiken is a city in Aiken County, South Carolina and is part of the CSRA. The population was 25,337 at the 2000 census. ... Anderson is a city located in Anderson County, South Carolina. ... Greenwood is a city in Greenwood County, South Carolina, in the United States. ...

Fourth Congressional District

Represented by Bob Inglis - R The 4th Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in upstate South Carolina bordering North Carolina. ... Robert Bob Durden Inglis, Sr. ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ...


Counties

Cities Greenville County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Laurens County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Spartanburg County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Union County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ...

Location in South Carolina Coordinates: County Greenville County Founded 1831 Government  - Mayor Knox White Area  - City 67. ... Spartanburg is the largest city and the county seat of Spartanburg CountyGR6 in South Carolina, a state of the United States of America, and is the second-largest city of the three primary cities in the Upstate region of South Carolina. ...

Fifth Congressional District

Represented by John M. Spratt, Jr. - D The 5th Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in northern South Carolina bordering North Carolina. ... John McKee Spratt, Jr. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ...


Counties

Cities Cherokee County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Chester County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Chesterfield County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Darlington County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ... Dillon County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Fairfield County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ... Florence County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Kershaw County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Lancaster County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ... Lee County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Marlboro County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Newberry County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Sumter County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... York County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ...

This article is about a city in the US state of South Carolina. ... Rock Hill is the largest city in York County, South Carolina and a satellite city of Charlotte, North Carolina. ... Sumter (IPA: or ) is a city located in Sumter County, South Carolina. ...

Sixth Congressional District

Represented by Jim Clyburn - D The 6th Congressional District of South Carolina is a congressional district in central South Carolina. ... James Enos Jim Clyburn (born July 21, 1940) is an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives for the 6th congressional district of South Carolina(map). ... The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ...


Counties

Cities Bamberg County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Berkeley County is a county in the state of South Carolina. ... Calhoun County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Charleston County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Clarendon County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Colleton County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Dorchester County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Florence County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Georgetown County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Lee County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Marion County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Orangeburg County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Richland County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. ... Sumter County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ... Location in the state of South Carolina Formed 1871 Seat Kingstree Area  - Total  - Water 2,427 km² (937 mi²) 8 km² (3 mi²) 0. ...

This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This article is about a city in the US state of South Carolina. ... North Charleston is a city located in South Carolina. ... Downtown Orangeburg, South Carolina downtown Orangeburg Orangeburg City Hall/Stevenson Municipal Auditorium Orangeburg, also known as The Garden City, is a city in Orangeburg County, South Carolina, United States. ...

Obsolete districts

Seventh Congressional District

The Seventh Congressional District seat was eliminated after the 1930 census. The 7th Congressional District of South Carolina was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in South Carolina. ... The Fifteenth United States Census was taken in 1930. ...


Eighth Congressional District

Main article: South Carolina's 8th congressional district

The Eighth Congressional District seat was eliminated after the 1840 census. The Sixth Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 17,069,453 — an increase of 32. ...


Ninth Congressional District

Main article: South Carolina's 9th congressional district

The Ninth Congressional District seat was eliminated after the 1840 census. The Sixth Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 17,069,453 — an increase of 32. ...


  Results from FactBites:
 
Warren R. Davis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (172 words)
He was born in Columbia, South Carolina and graduated from South Carolina College in 1810.
Davis served as Solicitor for the western circuit in South Carolina from 1818-24.
He was elected to a fifth Congressional term in 1834 but died in office before the session began.
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