Number of Private Business Establishments in South Carolina By County for All Industries in 2020 Q4 (QCEW)
Updated on September 26, 2022.

In 2020 Q4, the following were the rankings of the top 10 South Carolina counties based on the number of Private business establishments they had for All Industries:

  1. Charleston: 17,902
  2. Greenville: 16,192
  3. Richland: 10,803
  4. Horry: 10,236
  5. Lexington: 7,302
  6. York: 6,944
  7. Spartanburg: 6,813
  8. Beaufort: 6,469
  9. Anderson: 3,783
  10. Berkeley: 3,519

The following were the rankings of the top 10 South Carolina counties based on the net number of new Private business establishments they added to All Industries in 2020 Q4:

  1. Charleston: 307
  2. Greenville: 291
  3. York: 131
  4. Horry: 125
  5. Beaufort: 106
  6. Berkeley: 89
  7. Lexington: 87
  8. Richland: 75
  9. Spartanburg: 70
  10. Dorchester: 58

In the two interactive visualizations and table below we show the number of Private business estabablishments of all sizes, and the net number of new business establishments added to All Industries for each South Carolina county in the fourth quarter of 2020. We also have similar information for the following sectors: Total Covered, Federal Government, State Government, and Local Government.

You can see this same information for other states, and for the United States by state as well.

See links at the bottom of this page for similar data for other quarters. You can also see the quarterly links for many other years, as well as similar data for many more industries here.

Number of Private Business Establishments in South Carolina By County for All Industries in 2020 Q4
Net Number of New Private Business Establishments Added By South Carolina Counties for All Industries in 2020 Q4
Number of Private Business Establishments in South Carolina By County for All Industries in 2020 Q4
Items per page:
0 of 0
County Number of Business Establishments Net New Business Esablishments Added
Abbeville 321 2
Aiken 3102 28
Allendale 138 0
Anderson 3783 50
Bamberg 265 3
Barnwell 354 -2
Beaufort 6469 106
Berkeley 3519 89
Calhoun 233 6
Charleston 17902 307
Cherokee 850 9
Chester 542 9
Chesterfield 661 -3
Clarendon 564 0
Colleton 742 1
Darlington 1061 9
Dillon 463 3
Dorchester 2741 58
Edgefield 328 4
Fairfield 330 2
Florence 3321 21
Georgetown 1997 4
Greenville 16192 291
Greenwood 1359 7
Hampton 343 3
Horry 10236 125
Jasper 757 4
Kershaw 1305 29
Lancaster 1595 22
Laurens 860 9
Lee 272 0
Lexington 7302 87
McCormick 140 6
Marion 478 2
Marlboro 308 3
Newberry 770 13
Oconee 1736 9
Orangeburg 1621 13
Pickens 2389 12
Richland 10803 75
Saluda 255 3
Spartanburg 6813 70
Sumter 2050 21
Union 408 8
Williamsburg 574 -4
York 6944 131

Number of Private Business Establishments by each South Carolina county for All Industries for other Quarters and Years.

Use the links below to see the number of Private business establishments for All Industries for other quarters and years. You can also see the quarterly links for many years at this link.
2020
2021
2022

South Carolina Number of Private Business Establishments By County for Other Industries in 2020 Q4

Use the links below to see the net number of new Private business establishments for each South Carolina county in the fourth quarter of 2020 for the following selected industries. You can also see this information for many more industries at this link.