Latest Data (2017)
Population 27,293
Nationwide Rank 1373

Quick Facts

Anderson, South Carolina is the 1,373rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Anderson, South Carolina is a city.

Anderson, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Anderson had its largest population ever.

Anderson, South Carolina's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Anderson, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1363 Glen Cove, New York 27,500 3.1%
1364 Tualatin, Oregon 27,478 19.7%
1365 Rockledge, Florida 27,476 34.8%
1366 Lake Jackson, Texas 27,473 -0.1%
1367 Greenville, Texas 27,443 14.2%
1368 Shaker Heights, Ohio 27,440 -6.4%
1369 Imperial Beach, California 27,418 1.3%
1370 Wilmette, Illinois 27,418 -0.6%
1371 Mason City, Iowa 27,399 -6.0%
1372 Jeffersontown, Kentucky 27,395 3.3%
1373 Anderson, South Carolina 27,293 4.9%
1374 Marshalltown, Iowa 27,280 4.8%
1375 Plum, Pennsylvania 27,258 1.1%
1376 Huntley, Illinois 27,207 337.5%
1377 West Chicago, Illinois 27,182 13.8%
1378 Eureka, California 27,177 4.2%
1379 Allen Park, Michigan 27,156 -7.8%
1380 Lindenhurst, New York 27,153 -2.4%
1381 Belmont, California 27,140 8.2%
1382 Gladstone, Missouri 27,140 2.8%
1383 Easton, Pennsylvania 27,109 3.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
760 Summerville 50,388 78.2%
898 Goose Creek 42,619 35.0%
956 Hilton Head Island 40,055 17.9%
958 Sumter 39,982 -1.6%
1022 Florence 37,778 19.8%
1028 Spartanburg 37,498 -6.5%
1167 Myrtle Beach 32,795 35.6%
1231 Greer 30,899 72.7%
1240 Aiken 30,721 17.4%
1373 Anderson 27,293 4.9%
1495 Mauldin 25,130 60.5%
1514 Hanahan 24,885 91.5%
1586 Conway 23,714 86.0%
1609 Greenwood 23,262 3.9%
1629 North Augusta 22,930 29.2%
1675 Simpsonville 22,072 48.7%
1724 Lexington 21,265 99.3%
1737 Bluffton 21,085 817.5%
1740 Easley 21,053 16.1%
2023 Fort Mill 17,557 118.5%
2051 West Columbia 17,265 29.1%
2100 Clemson 16,649 40.3%
2137 North Myrtle Beach 16,310 44.0%
2363 Cayce 14,086 15.2%
2422 Beaufort 13,729 7.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 27,293 1,373
2016 27,544 1,354
2015 27,335 1,364
2014 27,181 1,360
2013 26,985 1,363
2012 26,708 1,365
2011 26,579 1,360
2010 26,686 1,338
2009 27,181 1,292
2008 26,967 1,287
2007 26,664 1,292
2006 26,381 1,291
2005 25,959 1,299
2004 25,898 1,286
2003 25,913 1,274
2002 26,060 1,253
2001 26,056 1,245
2000 26,001 1,245
1990 26,649 1,052