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Gadsden, South Carolina
Census-designated place
Location in Richland County and the state of South Carolina.
Location in Richland County and the state of South Carolina.
Country United States
State South Carolina
County Richland
Area
 • Total 11.5 sq mi (29.8 km2)
 • Land 11.5 sq mi (29.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 150 ft (50 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,632
 • Density 141.84/sq mi (54.77/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 29052
FIPS code 45-27970
GNIS feature ID 1249488

Gadsden is a census-designated place (CDP) in Richland County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 1,632 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Columbia, South Carolina metropolitan area.

History

The John J. Kaminer House, Magnolia, Oakwood, and Richland Presbyterian Church are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Geography

Gadsden is located at latitude 33.846 North and longitude 80.766 West. The elevation is 148 feet (45 m) above sea level. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the CDP has an area of 11.5 square miles (29.8 km2), of which 0.008 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.06%, is water. The community is located at the intersection of state highways 48 and 769.

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