Latest Data (2017)
Population 16,649
Nationwide Rank 2100

Quick Facts

Clemson, South Carolina is the 2,100th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Clemson, South Carolina is a city.

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

Clemson, South Carolina is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 80% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Clemson, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2090 Danville, Kentucky 16,735 8.1%
2091 Mercedes, Texas 16,734 18.6%
2092 Tifton, Georgia 16,733 6.3%
2093 Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 16,717 32.8%
2094 Sevierville, Tennessee 16,716 35.8%
2095 Seagoville, Texas 16,715 53.8%
2096 Defiance, Ohio 16,687 0.3%
2097 Perry, Georgia 16,684 62.8%
2098 Pendleton, Oregon 16,677 -0.3%
2099 Mount Vernon, Ohio 16,659 5.8%
2100 Clemson, South Carolina 16,649 40.3%
2101 Donna, Texas 16,638 8.9%
2102 Waterville, Maine 16,600 6.3%
2103 Manassas Park, Virginia 16,591 60.5%
2104 Fairview Heights, Illinois 16,588 10.6%
2105 Lansdale, Pennsylvania 16,588 3.1%
2106 Highland Village, Texas 16,587 34.5%
2107 Country Club Hills, Illinois 16,564 2.3%
2108 Troutdale, Oregon 16,554 19.5%
2109 Truckee, California 16,553 18.1%
2110 Vienna, Virginia 16,544 13.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
2530 Orangeburg 12,954 0.3%
2541 Port Royal 12,886 37.4%
2557 Gaffney 12,782 -1.3%
2646 Irmo 12,250 8.7%
2672 James Island 12,083
2873 Moncks Corner 10,933 76.5%
2982 Forest Acres 10,380 -0.4%
2996 Tega Cay 10,339 143.3%
3004 Newberry 10,302 -0.4%
3269 Lancaster 8,976 8.0%
3298 Laurens 8,887 -8.4%
3304 Georgetown 8,860 -1.7%
3363 Fountain Inn 8,688 39.2%
3405 Clinton 8,503 -6.9%
3457 Seneca 8,340 8.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 16,649 2,100
2016 16,058 2,156
2015 15,446 2,207
2014 15,072 2,234
2013 14,276 2,311
2012 14,089 2,325
2011 14,007 2,322
2010 13,905 2,317
2009 13,002 2,407
2008 12,973 2,395
2007 12,769 2,407
2006 12,453 2,442
2005 12,339 2,439
2004 11,957 2,471
2003 11,725 2,481
2002 11,761 2,466
2001 11,804 2,436
2000 11,861 2,414
1990 11,024 2,283