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Centerville, South Carolina
Location of Centerville, South Carolina
Location of Centerville, South Carolina
Country United States
State South Carolina
County Anderson
Area
 • Total 5.9 sq mi (15.4 km2)
 • Land 5.9 sq mi (15.3 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation
833 ft (254 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 6,586
 • Density 1,116/sq mi (430.7/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 45-12965
GNIS feature ID 1236603

Centerville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Anderson County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 6,586 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Centerville is a suburban area in central Anderson County located at 34°31′21″N 82°42′53″W / 34.52250°N 82.71472°W / 34.52250; -82.71472 (34.522505, -82.714756), west of Anderson, the county seat. Interstate 85, the primary highway through Upstate South Carolina, is 4 miles (6 km) to the north at Exit 19. Lake Hartwell is 2 miles (3 km) to the west.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.9 square miles (15.4 km2), of which 5.9 square miles (15.3 km2) is land and 0.039 square miles (0.1 km2), or 0.52%, is water.

Demographics

2020 census

Centerville racial composition
Race Num. Perc.
White (non-Hispanic) 5,326 74.13%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 1,250 17.4%
Native American 15 0.21%
Asian 79 1.1%
Pacific Islander 2 0.03%
Other/Mixed 288 4.01%
Hispanic or Latino 225 3.13%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 7,185 people, 2,990 households, and 1,870 families residing in the CDP.

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