There is evidence of human activity in the area about 12,000 years ago.At the time Europeans arrived, marking the end of the Pre-Columbian era around 1600, there were many separate Native American tribes, the largest being the Cherokee, and the Catawba, and the total population being up to 20,000.
South Carolina became the eighth state to ratify the U. After the American Civil War, it was readmitted into the United States on June 25, 1868. Its GDP as of 2013 was 3.6 billion, with an annual growth rate of 3.13%. The capital is Columbia with a 2016 population of 134,309; while its largest city is Charleston with a 2016 population of 134,385.South Carolina is the 40th most extensive and 23rd most populous U. The Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin metropolitan area is the largest in the state, with a 2016 population estimate of 884,975.South Carolina is named in honor of King Charles I of England, who first formed the English colony, with Carolus being Latin for "Charles".Here's where you can meet singles in Union, South Carolina.Our Union County singles are in the 864 area code, and might live in these or other zip codes: 29379 personals.Forget classified personals, speed dating, or other Union dating sites or chat rooms, you've found the best!