Welcome To Clarendon County

Thank you for stopping by and we hope to see you soon!

Our Mission

The mission of Clarendon County Government is to manage the resources of our county to provide the best services possible and to promote the health welfare and education of the citizens.

Our Vision

Clarendon County will be a county where people choose to make their homes, establish their businesses, educate their children and spend their leisure time.

To accomplish this, the county will:

  • Promote an educational system that is recognized for the quality of education that children receive
  • Structure its service delivery system to allow citizens to receive county services and to conduct their business in an efficient manner
  • Provide infrastructure that will foster managed economic opportunities o promote residential, industrial, and agricultural growth
  • Develop diverse revenue sources that are fiscally responsible and ease the burden on the individual taxpayer

Our Values


We conduct our business in accordance with the county, state, and federal laws. Council and staff make decisions and take actions that are credible, ethical, and in the best interest of Clarendon County.


We will be open, forthright, and truthful in providing services and information to the citizens of Clarendon County.


We will listen to and understand the concerns of our citizens and employees.


We will treat our citizens, employees, and visitors in a consistent and equitable manner.


Clarendon County advises the residents of Brentfield Drive that they no longer need to boil their water prior to drinking or cooking. Following an intense flushing of the distribution system, bacteriological samples were collected and analyzed by Clarendon County . The results of this sampling indicate that the system is now safe to use for drinking and cooking purposes.

This position oversees all aspects of the Finance and Accounting functions of the County and is responsible to plan, control, design and implement all financial activities in compliance with Governmental Accounting Standards Board accounting standards, regulations and legal requirements. Responsible for the development of reports, financial statements, coordination of external audit and actionable recommendations on both organizational strategy and operations. 

Clarendon County advises the residents of the Brentfield Drive to vigorously boil water for at one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking. A drop in system pressure in the water system has resulted in a loss of service to Brentfield Drive. There has not been confirmed contamination of the system. However, because of the loss of pressure, customers are advised to vigorously boil their water for at least one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking until otherwise notified by Clarendon County. Also, any ice made from the water that has not been boiled should not be used for drinking purposes.

Under limited supervision, performs assigned activities involved in the collection, organization, preservation and public access of historically significant items and records related to Clarendon County and surrounding areas. Reports to the County Archivist.