Basic information about the Dorchester County
The Dorchester County is located in the state of South Carolina. This county occupies 577 square miles, with 3 square miles being water areas. There are 136.555 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Dorchester County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (67.83%), followed by Black or African American (25.83%) and Two or More races (2.63%). There are 50.259 households in the county, while 73,32% of them are family households and 26,68% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Dorchester County. The most populated city is North Charleston city and the smallest town or village is Reevesville town.