State AbbreviationSC
StatehoodMay 23, 1788
State CapitalColumbia
State SizeTotal (Land + Water): 32,020 sq miles; Land Only: 30,110 sq miles
Number of Counties46
State Population (2010)4,625,364
Electoral Votes9
State Quarter Issue Date22-May-00
State MottoDum spiro spero Animis opibusque parati (While I breathe, I hope Ready in soul and resource)
State FlowerCarolina yellow jessamine
State BirdGreat Carolina Wren
NicknamePalmetto State
Area Codes803, 843, 864
Top 5 Cities (2010 population)Columbia (129,272)
Charleston (120,083)
North Charleston (97,471)
Mount Pleasant (67,843)
Rock Hill (66,154)
Major Sports TeamsNone
Federal PrisonNone
Federal Correctional InstitutionFederal Correctional Institution, Bennettsville
Federal Correctional Institution, Edgefield
Federal Correctional Institution, Estill
State PrisonsAllendale Correctional Institution
Broad River Correctional Institution
Camille Griffin Graham Correctional Institution
Evans Correctional Institution
Goodman Correctional Institution
Kershaw Correctional Institution
Kirkland Reception and Evaluation Center
Leath Correctional Institution
Lee Correctional Institution
Lieber Correctional Institution
MacDougall Correctional Institution
Manning Correctional Institution
McCormick Correctional Institution
Northside Correctional Institution
Perry Correctional Institution
Ridgeland Correctional Institution
Stevenson Correctional Institution
Trenton Correctional Institution
Turbeville Correctional Institution
Tyger River Correctional Institution
Walden Correctional Institution
Wateree River Correctional Institution

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