🇺🇸 Darlington is a city located in Darlington County, South Carolina, United States. It is the county seat of Darlington County. It is part of the Florence, South Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area. Darlington is known for its Darlington Oak and Spanish moss. Darlington is home to the famous Darlington Raceway, which hosts the annual NASCAR Southern 500 race. It is also the site of the National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) Hall of Fame. Darlington is also a centre for tobacco farming.
Darlington is located 10 miles north-west of Florence and 76 miles north-east of the state capital, Columbia. Darlington Raceway is located on the western outskirts of town, 2 miles (3 km) west of the city centre along SC 34/151.
Darlington has a population of over 6,289 people. Darlington also forms the centre of the wider Darlington County which has a population of over 67,234 people.