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South Carolina Public Schools Enrollment for School Year 1900

County

White Students Enrolled

Colored Students Enrolled

Total
Enrolled

Male 

Female

Total

 Male

 Female

 Total

Abbeville

1,320

1,553

2,873

2,098

3,216

5,314

8,187

Aiken

1,647

1,821

3,468

2,134

2,678

4,812

8,280

Anderson

3,769

3,485

7,254

2,334

2,705

5,039

12,203

Bamberg

724

622

1,346

1,136

1,252

2,388

3,734

Barnwell

1,548

1,683

3,231

1,940

2,140

4,080

7,311

Beaufort

402

631

1,123

2,688

3,080

5,768

6,891

Berkeley

793

700

1,493

1,786

1,771

3,557

5,050

Charleston

1,912

2,890

4,802

3,528

4,181

7,700

12,511

Cherokee

1,576

1,433

3,008

714

877

1,591

4,599

Chester

1,006

897

1,903

2,060

2,285

4,351

6,254

Chesterfield

1,300

1,410

2,719

725

875

1,600

4,319

Clarendon

1,188

942

2,180

2,062

2,216

4,278

6,408

Colleton

1,603

1,498

3,101

1,230

1,219

2,440

5,550

Darlington

1,370

1,450

2,820

1,861

1,984

3,845

6,665

Dorchester

683

635

1,318

755

997

1,752

3,070

Edgefield

1,000

1,136

2,136

1,800

2,200

4,000

6,136

Fairfield

807

835

1,642

2,234

2,593

4,827

6,469

Florence

1,405

1,342

2,747

1,527

1,766

3,293

6,040

Georgetown

652

623

1,275

1,602

1,684

3,286

4,561

Greenville

4,027

4,291

8,318

1,901

2,533

4,434

12,752

Greenwood

1,074

1,062

2,136

1,960

2,319

4,279

6,415

Hampton

1,045

876

1,921

1,284

1,558

2,842

4,763

Horry

2,025

1,800

3,825

678

620

1,298

5,123

Kershaw

1,384

1,494

2,878

1,203

1,301

2,504

5,382

Lancaster

1,471

1,504

2,975

1,488

1,933

3,419

6,394

Laurens

1,787

1,671

3,458

2,132

2,561

4,683

8,141

Lexington

2,098

1,908

4,006

862

873

1,735

5,741

Marion

1,972

1,843

3,815

1,985

2,101

4,086

7,901

Marlboro

1,142

1,019

2,161

1,560

1,606

3,166

5,327

Newberry

1,393

1,883

3,276

2,114

2,729

4,843

8,119

Oconee

2,146

1,826

3,972

797

461

1,258

5,230

Orangeburg

2,391

2,268

4,659

4,701

4,755

9,456

14,115

Pickens

1,940

1,657

3,597

590

612

1,202

4,799

Richland

1,113

1,095

2,208

2,196

2,621

4,817

7,025

Saluda

1,341

1,194

2,535

1,259

1,358

2,617

5,152

Spartanburg

4,737

3,568

8,305

2,500

2,562

5,062

13,367

Sumter

1,467

1,419

2,886

3,330

3,866

7,196

10,082

Union

1,075

1,192

2,267

1,450

1,475

2,925

5,192

Williamsburg

1,375

1,261

2,636

1,785

2,079

3,862

6,498

York

2,136

1,930

4,066

2,863

3,116

5,979

10,045

Totals

63,943

63,346

126,289

72,854

82,748

155,602

281,891

This information comes from the Legislative "Reports and Resolutions of the General Assembly - Volume II, Part 1" for the year 1891, Pages 254-255.


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