Latest Data (2018)
Population 1,579
Nationwide Rank 8511

Quick Facts

Elgin, South Carolina is the 8,511th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Elgin, South Carolina is a town.

Elgin, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Elgin had its largest population ever.

Elgin, South Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 93% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
8501 Honeyville, Utah 1,582 30.4%
8502 Kalida, Ohio 1,582 35.9%
8503 Southern View, Illinois 1,582 -11.5%
8504 Coalville, Utah 1,581 13.0%
8505 Natalia, Texas 1,581 -5.7%
8506 Smith Center, Kansas 1,581 -17.8%
8507 Belhaven, North Carolina 1,580 -19.7%
8508 Culver, Oregon 1,580 95.7%
8509 East Canton, Ohio 1,580 -3.0%
8510 Hamilton, Indiana 1,580 1.2%
8511 Elgin, South Carolina 1,579 60.7%
8512 Chester, Georgia 1,578 20.4%
8513 Manson, Iowa 1,578 -16.3%
8514 Mount Carroll, Illinois 1,578 -13.6%
8515 New Paris, Ohio 1,577 -2.3%
8516 Rollingwood, Texas 1,577 12.0%
8517 Nooksack, Washington 1,576 82.1%
8518 East Carbon, Utah 1,574 13.8%
8519 Grayville, Illinois 1,574 -9.5%
8520 Rehobeth, Alabama 1,574 52.6%
8521 Ashley, Ohio 1,573 26.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6179 Kingstree 3,058 -15.1%
6252 Denmark 2,984 -9.9%
6253 Bishopville 2,983 -18.7%
6261 Allendale 2,979 -26.6%
6296 Williston 2,932 -10.6%
6371 Andrews 2,852 -7.0%
6505 Springdale 2,739 3.5%
6508 Burnettown 2,736 4.1%
6566 Loris 2,700 29.6%
6593 Ravenel 2,674 14.2%
6602 Pageland 2,668 5.9%
6609 Wellford 2,664 9.9%
6637 Folly Beach 2,641 20.7%
6652 Landrum 2,625 5.4%
6730 Westminster 2,555 -6.9%
6764 Hampton 2,531 -10.5%
6847 Pacolet 2,472 -9.6%
6863 South Congaree 2,463 7.6%
6876 Lincolnville 2,451 165.8%
6976 Cowpens 2,379 4.1%
6977 Inman 2,378 17.7%
6990 Timmonsville 2,369 2.4%
7011 Johnston 2,354 -1.5%
7027 McCormick 2,346 -11.8%
7047 Pine Ridge 2,335 33.2%
7171 Kershaw 2,249 38.1%
7214 Blackville 2,217 -25.3%
7266 St. George 2,183 5.3%
7303 Ware Shoals 2,158 -8.9%
7339 New Ellenton 2,133 -5.2%
7532 Ninety Six 2,039 5.5%
7609 McColl 2,001 -19.8%
7632 Varnville 1,991 -5.0%
7759 Calhoun Falls 1,921 -17.1%
7761 Sullivan's Island 1,921 0.6%
7779 St. Matthews 1,912 -9.3%
7823 Great Falls 1,886 -13.9%
7833 Blacksburg 1,878 -0.5%
7848 Estill 1,874 -21.4%
7893 Seabrook Island 1,855 48.7%
8021 St. Stephen 1,798 1.1%
8055 Jackson 1,783 9.7%
8072 Ridgeville 1,773 2.5%
8095 Kiawah Island 1,762 51.8%
8207 Fairfax 1,715 -46.4%
8277 Gaston 1,686 28.3%
8387 Chapin 1,628 147.0%
8511 Elgin 1,579 60.7%
8717 Johnsonville 1,493 2.9%
8793 Whitmire 1,466 -4.6%
8897 Awendaw 1,424 18.8%
8908 Chesterfield 1,420 2.8%
9026 Pelzer 1,384 1326.8%
9251 Iva 1,301 12.3%
9260 Latta 1,298 -8.2%
9277 Meggett 1,293 -3.0%
9445 Due West 1,240 1.3%
9502 Pamplico 1,221 7.3%
9520 Prosperity 1,215 23.4%
9616 Holly Hill 1,191 -14.6%
10348 Heath Springs 989 11.3%
10482 Yemassee 962 18.4%
10486 Branchville 960 -10.9%
10556 Swansea 946 27.1%
10562 Summerton 945 -10.8%
10575 Lamar 942 -7.3%
10587 West Pelzer 940 3.5%
10597 Chesnee 937 -9.6%
10608 Aynor 934 50.4%
10654 Quinby 927 10.2%
10724 Bowman 911 -23.5%
10729 Santee 911 20.5%
10851 Fort Lawn 881 1.8%
10926 Arcadia Lakes 864 0.3%
10934 Scranton 863 -11.3%
11011 McBee 850 14.4%
11055 Jonesville 842 -14.1%
11103 Wagener 834 -3.4%
11117 Eastover 831 0.3%
11187 Norris 820 -3.4%
11265 Gray Court 806 -21.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 1,579 8,511
2017 1,550 8,564
2016 1,540 8,589
2015 1,475 8,740
2014 1,423 8,866
2013 1,388 8,983
2012 1,341 9,119
2011 1,332 9,143
2010 1,311 9,196
2009 1,284 9,188
2008 1,271 9,219
2007 1,242 9,288
2006 1,194 9,451
2005 1,100 9,794
2004 1,034 10,046
2003 987 10,248
2002 969 10,326
2001 984 10,254
2000 982 10,273
1990 582 12,288