Bethune is a town in Kershaw County, South Carolina. It is part of the Columbia Metro Area, and has a total area of 1.1 square miles, all of which is land.
Manufacturing, construction, health care and social assistance and retail trade are the major contributors to the local economy. Bethune Elementary School is the local public school. The closest hospital is the Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center, located about 17 miles away in Hartsville. The cost of living here is 13.10% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 45 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 104. Snowfall is about 2 inches annually.