Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,887
Nationwide Rank 3298

Quick Facts

Laurens, South Carolina is the 3,298th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Laurens, South Carolina is a city.

Laurens, South Carolina is currently 11.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Laurens, South Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Laurens, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3288 Olmsted Falls, Ohio 8,912 10.8%
3289 Clinton, Missouri 8,911 -4.5%
3290 Rock Falls, Illinois 8,911 -7.1%
3291 Toppenish, Washington 8,906 -1.0%
3292 Lincoln City, Oregon 8,905 17.3%
3293 Wagoner, Oklahoma 8,904 15.6%
3294 Glencoe, Illinois 8,900 1.8%
3295 Hobart, Wisconsin 8,896 74.2%
3296 Berthoud, Colorado 8,889 76.7%
3297 Airmont, New York 8,888 13.4%
3298 Laurens, South Carolina 8,887 -8.4%
3299 Glenwood, Illinois 8,880 -1.5%
3300 La Grange, Kentucky 8,877 55.3%
3301 Marathon, Florida 8,877 -13.2%
3302 Matawan, New Jersey 8,869 -0.7%
3303 Poteau, Oklahoma 8,866 10.7%
3304 Georgetown, South Carolina 8,860 -1.7%
3305 Sellersburg, Indiana 8,860 44.5%
3306 Rawlins, Wyoming 8,858 -1.7%
3307 South Amboy, New Jersey 8,857 11.8%
3308 Pitman, New Jersey 8,846 -5.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
3537 York 8,147 16.4%
3566 Bennettsville 8,038 -15.6%
3634 Union 7,821 -11.0%
3702 Hartsville 7,626 0.8%
3853 Camden 7,168 7.0%
4018 Lake City 6,670 2.9%
4096 Marion 6,472 -8.0%
4108 Dillon 6,444 -0.9%
4223 Clover 6,085 50.7%
4259 Darlington 5,999 -11.7%
4269 Hardeeville 5,967 181.9%
4417 Cheraw 5,639 1.0%
4504 Chester 5,420 -16.0%
4524 Batesburg-Leesville 5,377 -2.8%
4625 Central 5,179 41.0%
4626 Hollywood 5,179 24.4%
4647 Walterboro 5,121 -4.5%
4659 Travelers Rest 5,108 25.4%
4677 Abbeville 5,083 -13.4%
4860 Edgefield 4,755 7.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 8,887 3,298
2016 9,080 3,233
2015 9,166 3,208
2014 9,182 3,191
2013 9,202 3,181
2012 9,083 3,187
2011 9,097 3,175
2010 9,139 3,146
2009 9,478 3,040
2008 9,483 3,021
2007 9,473 3,006
2006 9,479 2,977
2005 9,458 2,961
2004 9,449 2,935
2003 9,526 2,902
2002 9,556 2,874
2001 9,616 2,847
2000 9,704 2,814
1990 10,080 2,429