Lancaster County, South Carolina
Covering approximately 549 square miles of land and 6 square miles of water Lancaster County is home to some of the most intriguing landscape in all of South Carolina. It starts with Forty Acre Rock Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area, a National Natural Landmark, on over 2,200 acres with a flat granite rock that covers 14 acres! There are also caves, forests, waterfalls, water slides, lots of wildlife and beautiful and sometimes rare wildflowers. Next is the Hanging Rock Battleground, home of a Revolutionary War Battle, where you can walk the trails to view the Hanging Rock with its distinctive appearance and balance. There is also a bridge that overlooks the Catawba Indian Path and an old mill site to investigate for fun. There is so more to see and do in Lancaster County including the Andrew Jackson State Park and the Landsford Canal State Park and much more!
The Lancaster County Economic Development Corporation (LCEDC) has been working hard to bring industry and jobs to Lancaster County and they have been highly successful. Since late 2009 to April 2010 the LCEDC has brought several successful companies (Red Ventures, Greyne Custom Wood Company & Defense Venture Group) to Lancaster County along with their almost 1,000 new jobs for the area! What brought these industries to Lancaster? It is Lancaster County's friendly and helpful atmosphere that companies moving or starting up need from their new business community, the ability to get products quickly to markets, the space/land available for industries large and small and an available, skilled workforce.
The Lancaster School District is excellent and innovative and Lancaster County is home to the University of South Carolina Lancaster campus.
The people of Lancaster County are warm, down to earth and very welcoming of visitors and newcomers alike. So plan a visit to Lancaster County soon!
Links of Interest for Lancaster County SC
Lancaster County Seat - Lancaster, SC - http://www.lancastercitysc.com
Lancaster County SC - http://www.Lancastercountysc.net
Wikipedia on Lancaster County SC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lancaster_County,_South_Carolina
Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce - http://www.lancasterchambersc.org
Lancaster County SC Schools - http://www.lancastercsd.com
SC School Report Card for Lancaster County SC Schools - www.SCreportcards.org/src
Market Statistics on Lancaster County SC Real Estate
Number of Lancaster County SC Homes Sold - 527
The Average Lancaster County SC Home - 2,428 sf, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath
Average List Price - $230,586
Average Sold Price - $222,585 (96% of List Price)
Days on Market - Average of 126 days
Range Sold - $4,500 to $895,853
Source: Carolina Multiple Listing Services, Inc. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Statistics are for Single Family Detached Dwellings Only.
Lancaster County Cities, Towns & Census Designated Places
Antioch, SC Homes - Anvil Rock, SC Homes - Bell Town, SC Homes - Birdtown, SC Homes - Blakley Crossroads, SC Homes - Buford, SC Homes - Camp Cox, SC Homes - Camp Creek, SC Homes - Caskey, SC Homes - Cauthens Crossroads, SC Homes - Crocketts Crossroad, SC Homes - Douglas, SC Homes - Dwight Crossroads, SC Homes - Elgin, SC Homes - Erwin, SC Homes - Fleming Crossroad, SC Homes - Fork Hill Crossroads, SC Homes - Fosters Crossroads, SC Homes - Gooch Crossroad, SC Homes - Grace, SC Homes - Hancock, SC Homes - Heath Springs, SC Homes - Indian Land, SC Homes - Irwin, SC Homes - Jones Crossroads, SC Homes - Kershaw, SC Homes - Lancaster, SC Homes - Lancaster Mill, SC Homes - Lingles Crossroads, SC Homes - Midway, SC Homes - Midway Crossroads, SC Homes - New Cut, SC Homes - Oakhurst, SC Homes - Pitmon Crossroad, SC Homes - Pleasant Hill, SC Homes - Pleasant Plain, SC Homes - Primus, SC Homes - Rich Hill Crossroads, SC Homes - Riverside, SC Homes - Sapps Crossroads, SC Homes - Shiloh, SC Homes - Springdale, SC Homes - Springdell, SC Homes - Springs Park, SC Homes - Stewart Crossroads, SC Homes - Taxahaw, SC Homes - Tradesville, SC Homes - Union, SC Homes - Unity, SC Homes - Van Wyck, SC Homes - White Bluff Crossroads
Lancaster County Zip Codes
Fort Mill 29707 - Heath Springs 29058 - Indian Land 29707 - Kershaw 29067 - Lancaster 29720 - Lancaster 29721 - Lancaster 29722 - Van Wyck 29744
Adjacent Counties to Lancaster County, SC
Union County, North Carolina - north
Chesterfield County, South Carolina - east
Kershaw County, South Carolina - south
Fairfield County, South Carolina - southwest
York County, South Carolina - west
Chester County, South Carolina - west
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina - northwest
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