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South Carolina

South Carolina is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and seven representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Senators

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. South Carolina’s senators are:

Lindsey Graham
Senior Senator

Lindsey Graham

Republican
Since Jan 7, 2003
Next Election in 2020
Tim Scott
Junior Senator

Tim Scott

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2013
Next Election in 2022

Representatives

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

Find your representative by entering your address:

South Carolina’s representatives are:

Marshall “Mark” Sanford
1st District

Marshall “Mark” Sanford

Republican
Since May 15, 2013
Joe Wilson
2nd District

Joe Wilson

Republican
Since Dec 18, 2001
Jeff Duncan
3rd District

Jeff Duncan

Republican
Since Jan 5, 2011
Trey Gowdy
4th District

Trey Gowdy

Republican
Since Jan 5, 2011
Ralph Norman Jr.
5th District

Ralph Norman Jr.

Republican
Since Jun 26, 2017
James “Jim” Clyburn
6th District

James “Jim” Clyburn

Democrat
Since Jan 5, 1993
Tom Rice
7th District

Tom Rice

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2013

Map of Congressional Districts