The 7th Congressional District
of South Carolina
is a new congressional district that was added during the redistricting process, based on updated 2010 census data.
South Carolina's 7th Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Marlboro, Darlington, Florence, Dillion, Marion, Horry and Georgetown counties. South Carolina has not had a 7th Congressional District since 1932.
The current representative of the 7th congressional district is Tom Rice (R).
The 7th congressional district of South Carolina held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Republican Tom Rice won the election in the district.
- See also: Redistricting in South Carolina
The S.C. Legislature adopted a new redistricting map, and the Department of Justice approved it in October 2010. As a result, South Carolina gained a new, 7th congressional district.