Center of South Carolina Population 2000 Census - Columbia, SC
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N 33° 59.985 W 081° 01.972
17S E 496964 N 3762128
Quick Description: Located on the State Capitol grounds. Marks the center of the state's population in the 2000 Census.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 6/21/2010 6:09:33 AM
Waymark Code: WM936D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
Latitude 33D 59' 59'10377" N
Longitude 81D 1' 58.32818" W
Elevation 312.7 ft
Horizontal datum NAD 83/2001 - Vertical datum NAVD 88
Official State Polulation 4,012,012 (2000 Census)

South Carolina Society of Professional Land Surveyors
South Carolina Geodetic Survey

Under the direction of the budget & Control Board - Office of Research & Statistics

This commemorates the 50th Anniversary of SC Society of Professional Land Surveyors
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: Center of Population

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

County: Richland

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