South Carolina

South Carolina Urban Forestry Coordinator

Everett Lowe Sharpe, Jr.
Urban Forestry Project Coordinator
South Carolina Forestry Commission
P.O. Box 21707
Columbia, SC, 29210
803-896-8864

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South Carolina is in zones: 6–9 (more)

Hardiness Zone Map

Tree City USA Communities: 41

City Years Population
Anderson County 11 138348
Columbia 35 131686
Charleston 33 125000
Mount Pleasant 25 73570
Rock Hill 27 68094
Greenville 32 57000
Summerville 33 44719
Sumter 27 40399
Spartanburg 33 39407
Hilton Head Island 13 37099
Florence 34 37000
Aiken 29 29524
Myrtle Beach 18 27109
Joint Base Charleston 20 23322
Mauldin 9 23000
Conway 29 17688
Lexington 26 14790
North Myrtle Beach 9 13752
Cayce 8 13150
Bluffton 3 12893
Beaufort 24 12000
Port Royal 1 10678
Tega Cay 24 8023
Hartsville 28 7764
Fountain Inn 13 7500
Shaw AFB 15 7305
Camden 27 7000
Marion 22 6939
Dillon 11 6800
Lake City 3 6725
Darlington 17 6221
Cheraw 35 5851
Mullins 17 5000
Travelers Rest 4 4680
Manning 14 4108
Surfside Beach 6 3837
Town of Winnsboro 24 3500
Chesterfield 22 1472
Elloree 7 692
McClellanville 13 499
Patrick 9 340
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