Coward is a town in Florence County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 650 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Florence Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Coward is located at 33°58′32″N 79°44′50″W / 33.975560°N 79.747097°W / 33.975560; -79.747097.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.4 square miles (8.9 km2), of which, 3.4 square miles (8.9 km2) of it is land and 0.29% is water.