Table 26

SOUTH CAROLINA

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees

by City, 2016

City Population Total law
enforcement
employees
Total
officers
Total
civilians
Abbeville 5,177 21 20 1
Aiken 30,800 114 86 28
Allendale 3,064 8 8 0
Anderson 27,522 128 91 37
Aynor 689 6 5 1
Bamberg 3,341 12 10 2
Barnwell 4,561 16 15 1
Batesburg-Leesville 5,457 24 20 4
Beaufort 13,477 55 48 7
Belton 4,374 12 12 0
Bennettsville 8,514 34 30 4
Bethune 347 1 1 0
Bishopville 3,237 13 11 2
Blacksburg 1,889 12 11 1
Blackville 2,273 6 5 1
Bluffton 17,498 56 50 6
Bonneau 508 4 2 2
Branchville 983 3 2 1
Briarcliffe Acres 544 1 1 0
Burnettown 2,795 2 2 0
Camden 7,132 33 25 8
Cameron 414 1 1 0
Cayce 13,729 74 57 17
Central 5,165 9 8 1
Chapin 1,578 7 7 0
Charleston 135,153 530 430 100
Cheraw 5,766 27 25 2
Chesnee 907 5 5 0
Chester 5,462 22 20 2
Chesterfield 1,450 5 5 0
Clemson 15,767 39 29 10
Clinton 8,664 41 34 7
Clio 682 2 2 0
Clover 5,874 25 20 5
Columbia 134,489 424 338 86
Conway 21,874 53 49 4
Cottageville 733 6 6 0
Coward 749 1 1 0
Cowpens 2,288 7 5 2
Darlington 6,130 32 29 3
Denmark 3,274 11 10 1
Dillon 6,648 24 21 3
Due West 1,238 5 5 0
Duncan 3,350 19 17 2
Easley 20,911 55 44 11
Edgefield 4,762 9 9 0
Edisto Beach 415 7 7 0
Ehrhardt 499 3 2 1
Elgin 1,510 6 6 0
Elloree 677 3 3 0
Estill 1,933 10 9 1
Fairfax 1,787 7 6 1
Florence 38,382 120 92 28
Folly Beach 2,806 30 17 13
Forest Acres 10,654 33 26 7
Fort Lawn 862 3 2 1
Fort Mill 14,150 49 43 6
Fountain Inn 8,450 32 19 13
Gaffney 12,568 41 36 5
Gaston 1,662 3 3 0
Georgetown 9,044 39 35 4
Gifford 270 4 2 2
Goose Creek 41,540 90 63 27
Great Falls 1,923 5 5 0
Greeleyville 405 2 2 0
Greenville 65,686 230 182 48
Greenwood 23,250 60 56 4
Greer 28,927 72 54 18
Hampton 2,637 12 12 0
Hanahan 22,357 39 32 7
Hardeeville 5,893 22 20 2
Harleyville 699 4 4 0
Hartsville 7,837 37 33 4
Hemingway 427 4 3 1
Holly Hill 1,230 6 6 0
Honea Path 3,737 14 13 1
Inman 2,294 10 8 2
Irmo 12,240 26 23 3
Isle of Palms 4,419 24 17 7
Iva 1,288 10 10 0
Jackson 1,774 4 4 0
Jamestown 82 5 4 1
Johnsonville 1,509 6 5 1
Johnston 2,345 8 8 0
Jonesville 856 4 4 0
Kingstree 3,155 13 10 3
Lake City 6,809 23 19 4
Lamar 968 4 4 0
Lancaster 9,039 39 27 12
Lane 471 3 1 2
Latta 1,345 7 7 0
Laurens 9,173 31 27 4
Lexington 20,597 53 51 2
Liberty 3,242 15 10 5
Loris 2,630 12 8 4
Lyman 3,456 10 9 1
Manning 4,023 17 16 1
Marion 6,674 21 18 3
Mauldin 25,540 60 49 11
McBee 853 1 1 0
McColl 2,049 7 7 0
McCormick 2,540 7 7 0
Moncks Corner 10,298 29 26 3
Mount Pleasant 84,277 167 146 21
Mullins 4,491 24 22 2
Myrtle Beach 31,864 300 219 81
Newberry 10,338 34 30 4
New Ellenton 2,134 4 3 1
Nichols 356 3 2 1
Ninety Six 2,050 7 5 2
North 737 3 3 0
North Augusta 22,755 88 62 26
North Charleston 110,490 394 327 67
North Myrtle Beach 15,945 103 73 30
Olanta 571 2 2 0
Olar 236 1 1 0
Orangeburg 13,365 84 58 26
Pacolet 2,373 7 7 0
Pamplico 1,249 2 2 0
Pawleys Island 108 5 5 0
Pelion 708 4 3 1
Pickens 3,183 13 13 0
Pine Ridge 2,263 7 3 4
Port Royal 12,417 23 22 1
Prosperity 1,204 3 3 0
Ridgeland 3,991 14 13 1
Ridgeville 1,811 2 2 0
Rock Hill 72,589 194 150 44
Salem 148 3 3 0
Salley 420 1 1 0
Saluda 3,603 13 11 2
Santee 930 6 6 0
Scranton 864 1 1 0
Seneca 8,308 50 37 13
Simpsonville 21,223 45 34 11
Society Hill 545 1 1 0
South Congaree 2,404 7 6 1
Spartanburg 38,083 138 115 23
Springdale 2,814 7 7 0
Springfield 499 1 1 0
St. George 2,197 10 10 0
St. Matthews 1,978 8 7 1
St. Stephen 1,829 6 6 0
Sullivans Island 1,940 11 10 1
Summerton 959 5 5 0
Summerville 50,154 115 94 21
Sumter 40,864 158 110 48
Surfside Beach 4,372 25 19 6
Swansea 904 3 2 1
Tega Cay 10,032 27 24 3
Travelers Rest 5,074 22 16 6
Turbeville 798 4 3 1
Union 7,981 34 31 3
Wagener 827 5 5 0
Walhalla 4,254 14 13 1
Walterboro 5,253 35 27 8
Ware Shoals 2,175 10 9 1
West Columbia 16,193 62 50 12
Westminster 2,493 11 11 0
West Pelzer 914 4 3 1
West Union 313 2 2 0
Whitmire 1,466 7 6 1
Williamston 4,161 17 16 1
Williston 3,007 11 10 1
Winnsboro 3,316 21 20 1
Woodruff 4,137 11 10 1
York 8,058 39 32 7

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