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Cherokee County, South Carolina
Map
Map of South Carolina highlighting Cherokee County
Location in the state of South Carolina
Map of the USA highlighting South Carolina
South Carolina's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1897
Seat Gaffney
Largest City Gaffney
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

397 sq mi (1,028 km²)
393 sq mi (1,018 km²)
4.5 sq mi (12 km²), 1.1%
PopulationEst.
 - (2015)
 - Density

56,194
141/sq mi (54/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website: www.cherokeecountysc.com

Cherokee County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 55,342.[1] The county seat is Gaffney.[2] The county was formed in 1897.

References

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/45/45021.html. Retrieved November 22, 2013. 
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2015-05-10. https://www.webcitation.org/6YQozzgAf?url=http://www.naco.org/Counties/Pages/FindACounty.aspx. Retrieved 2011-06-07.