Alabama vs South Carolina (Statistical Comparison)

Alabama is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States, whereas South Carolina is a state located in the Coastal Southeastern region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Alabama and South Carolina regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Alabama bigger than South Carolina?

The total area of Alabama is 52,419 sq mi, and the total area of South Carolina is 32,020 sq mi. Alabama is bigger than South Carolina by 20,399 sq mi. Alabama is around 1.64 times bigger than South Carolina.

Area of Alabama:  52,419 sq mi ( 135,765 km2 )

Area of Alabama compared to South Carolina

Area of South Carolina:  32,020 sq mi ( 82,932 km2 )

Area of South Carolina compared to Alabama

Population

According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Alabama as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 5,039,877.

Population of Alabama compared to South Carolina

Based on the data provided by the United States Census Bureau, the total population of South Carolina as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 5,190,705.

Population of South Carolina compared to Alabama

Here is some more data comparison between Alabama and South Carolina.

The capital city of Alabama is Montgomery, and the capital city of South Carolina is Columbia.

Largest City

Alabama: Huntsville
South Carolina: Charleston

Demonym(s)

Alabama: Alabamian, Alabaman
South Carolina: South Carolinian

Official Languages

Alabama: English
South Carolina: English

ISO 3166 Code

Alabama: US-AL
South Carolina: US-SC

Human Development Index

HDI of Alabama as of 2019: 0.886
HDI of South Carolina as of 2019: 0.898

Alabama Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

South Carolina Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Alabama:
32° 46′ 45.84″ N, 86° 49′ 43.32″ W

Coordinates of South Carolina:
33° 55′ 0.84″ N80° 53′ 47.04″ W

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