Columbia, SC is an affordable city that is a day trip from the beach or the mountains (about 1.5 hours each way). A stable economy bolstered by the State Capital, The University of South Carolina and Fort Jackson Columbia, SC is a great place to live.
Check out what Wikipedia has to say about Columbia, SC
The newspaper for the Greater Columbia, SC area is The State. Fitting, seeing that Columbia, SC is the state capital.
Local shopping, right near your new home at The Village at Sandhill. Award winning outdoor mall featuring great shops and restaurants.
Someone told me it's all happening at the Riverbanks Zoo. One of the top 10 zoos in America, according to Wikipedia.
Spend a day hiking or relaxing at Sesquicentennial State Park
Looking for more information, visit the: Greater Columbia, SC Chamber of Commerce
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Not decided on Columbia, SC? Money Magazine cited Columbia, SC as one of the 25 best places to retire in the country.
US News and World Report rated Columbia, SC as a top 10 place to retire.