Anderson, SC

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Anderson County Square Photo By ACSCGov

Anderson County is a county in the state of South Carolina with an estimated population of 207,090 in the most recent United States census data (2021) and ranks as the 10th largest county in the state. Its county seat is Anderson.


Anderson County is located in the northwest region of the state of South Carolina and along the state line of Georgia and below Clemson and Greenville and a part of the Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson metropolitan area. Its county seat, Anderson, is located geographically at the center of the county.


In Anderson, the climate is mild and constantly moist year-round. July is the hottest month and January is the coolest month. March is the wettest with 4.35 inches of rain. Summer is hot with precipitation and winter is mild with precipitation.

Famous Attractions

Anderson is filled with fun activities for both local residents and visitors traveling the county by exploring historical places, state parks, and fun and games at local farms. Here are some of the top places you will enjoy while visiting Anderson.

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Carolina Wren Park

Health Care

  • AnMed Health Medical Center

AnMed Health Medical Center is one of the top healthcare systems in Anderson, SC serving its residents and other counties in the Upstate and northeast Georgia for more than 100 years.