About Modoc, South Carolina

Modoc is a census-designated place (CDP) in McCormick County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 256 at the 2000 census.It was named for the Modoc indigenous tribe of Northern California, some members of which had been captured after the Modoc War and sent, first to the Indian Territory (now Oklahoma) and then, a few, on to an area on the left (east) bank of the Savannah River in what was then Edgefield County, South Carolina. The 1930 Census of the township of Modoc, by then in McCormick County, had no listings of any "Indians".

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Modoc Facts

  • Population Total: 256
  • Square Miles: 4.1
  • Area Code: 864
  • Elevation: 400
  • Postal Codes: 29838
  • Timezone: North American Eastern