South Carolina vs South Korea (Statistical Comparison)

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South Carolina Size Comparison

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


Is South Carolina bigger than South Korea?

The total area of South Carolina is 32,020 sq mi, and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. South Carolina is smaller than South Korea by 6,730 sq mi. South Carolina is around 1.21 times smaller than South Korea.

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

Area of South Carolina compared to South Korea

Area of South Korea38,750 sq mi ( 100,363 km2 )

Area of South Korea compared to South Carolina


According to 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 South Korea

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of South Korea as of 2020, was estimated to be around 51,836,239.

Population of South Korea compared to South Carolina

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

The capital city of South Carolina is Columbia, and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

South Carolina: English
South Korea: Korean


South Carolina: South Carolinian
South Korea: South Korean, Korean

ISO 3166 Code

South Carolina: US-SC
South Korea: KR

South Carolina Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

South Korea Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of South Carolina:
33° 55′ 0.84″ N, 80° 53′ 47.04″ W

Coordinates of South Korea:
36° 0′ 0″ N, 128° 0′ 0″ E

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