The U.S. Census Bureau released state-by-state population data from the 2010 census. South Carolina will add one seat in Congress beginning in 2012, bringing its total representation to nine—seven in the House of Representatives, two in the Senate.

South Carolina’s population grew by 612,000, to 4,625,364, between 2000 and 2010, at 15.3 percent growth rate.

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