Sumter, SC
  • 41,091 Population
  • 26.7 Square Miles
  • 3062 Businesses

A Fun Fact About
Sumter, SC

Sumter was named for Revolutionary War General Thomas Sumter who was also known as the "Fighting Gamecock" and Sumter is sometimes referred to as the "Gamecock City." Just 40 miles away in Columbia, the University of South Carolina Gamecocks play football in the Williams-Brice Stadium named for the Williams and Brice families from Sumter.