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Country United States
State South Carolina
County Lancaster
 • Total 398
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)

Buford is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States. It was first listed as a CDP in the 2020 census with a population of 398. It lies at the intersection of South Carolina Highways 9 and 522.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 398
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Buford CDP, South Carolina – Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2020 % 2020
White alone (NH) 356 89.45%
Black or African American alone (NH) 9 2.26%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 4 1.01%
Asian alone (NH) 6 1.51%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 0 0.00%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 3 0.75%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 14 3.52%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 6 1.51%
Total 398 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.


Public education in Buford is administered by Lancaster County School District. The district operates Buford Elementary School and Buford Middle School and Buford High School.

See also

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