10 Best Places to Visit in South Carolina

10 Best Places to Visit in South Carolina

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Make sure that any money you invest is done so with a specific goal in mind. If you just want to preserve capital and beat inflation a little, stick with money markets and bonds. If you are saving for retirement far in advance, look for growth stocks. If you want income streams, look for dividend stocks and real estate income trusts. Make sure that any money you invest is done so with a specific goal in mind. If you just want to preserve capital and beat inflation a little, stick with money markets and bonds. If you are saving for retirement far in advance, look for growth stocks. If you want income streams, look for dividend stocks and real estate income trusts.

3 Popular Attractions In South Carolina

  • Peace Center: Theater in Greenville, South Carolina.
  • South Carolina Facts:

    • The City of Myrtle Beach is in the center of the Grand Strand, a 60-mile crescent of beach on the South Carolina coast. In the last 25 years, Myrtle Beach has developed into the premier resort destination on the East Coast.
    • Tyler Brothers Work Shoe and Boot Company in Wagener produces 8 major brands of OSHA approved safety footwear, including such famous brands as Redwing, Georgia, Northlake, and Wolverine.
    • At the Riverbanks Zoological Park in Columbia more than 2000 animals thrive in recreated natural habitats with no bars or cages.
    • In South Carolina, a person must be 18 years old to legally play a pinball machine.
    • George Gershwin composed his well known opera Porgy and Bess while living on Folly Beach, South Carolina. Porgy and Bess are buried in the James Island Presbyterian Church graveyard.
    Columbia, South Carolina
    City of Columbia Fall skyline of Columbia SC from Arsenal Hill.jpg
    Flag of Columbia, South Carolina

    Official seal of Columbia, South Carolina

    Nicknames:

    “Soda City”[1]
    Motto(s):

    Justitia Virtutum Regina (Latin)
    “Justice, the Queen of Virtues”
    Location in Richland County and the state of South Carolina

    Location in Richland County and the state of South Carolina
    Columbia is located in South Carolina

    Columbia
    Columbia
    Location within South Carolina

    Columbia is located in the United States

    Columbia
    Columbia
    Location within the United States

    Coordinates:

    34°0′2″N 81°2′5″W / 34.00056°N 81.03472°W / 34.00056; -81.03472Coordinates: 34°0′2″N 81°2′5″W / 34.00056°N 81.03472°W / 34.00056; -81.03472 Country United States State South Carolina County Richland, Lexington Approved March 22, 1786 Chartered (town) 1805 Chartered (city) 1854 Named for Columbia (personification) Government

    •Mayor Daniel Rickenmann (R) Area

    •Total 139.64sqmi (361.68km2) •Land 136.78sqmi (354.25km2) •Water 2.87sqmi (7.43km2) 2% Elevation

    292ft (89m) Population

    •Total 136,632 •Rank SC: 2nd; US: 205th •Density 962.70/sqmi (371.70/km2) •Urban

    549,777 (US: 75th) •MSA (2020)

    829,470 (US: 70th) •CSA (2020)

    951,412 (US: 60th) Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST)) •Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT) ZIP code(s)
    29201-29212, 29214-29230, 29240, 29250, 29260, 29290, 29292
    Area code(s) 803, 839 FIPS code 45-16000 GNIS feature ID 1245051[3] Website www.columbiasc.net

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    South Carolina is a southeastern U.S. state known for its shoreline of subtropical beaches and marshlike sea islands. Coastal Charleston is a historic city, defined by pastel-colored houses, Old South plantations and Fort Sumter, where the Civil War’s opening shots were fired. To the north is the Grand Strand, a roughly 60-mile stretch of beachfront known for golf courses and the vacation town Myrtle Beach.
    Capital: Columbia
    Abbreviation: SC