Columbia is the state capitol of South Carolina. Located in the middle of the state, it is the second largest city in SC. Many people are attracted to the area for various reasons including the University of South Carolina, proximity to military bases, opportunities for arts and cultural events, historic sites, among other reasons.
Home of Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden as well as Edventure Children’s Museum, it is definitely a kid friendly area! Riverbanks Zoo was named one of America’s Best Zoos! With over 2000 animals and 170 acres there is much to see, and even more to keep you coming back. Edventure Children’s Museum is the largest children’s museum in the South. It houses the largest “child” where kids can explore and learn all at the same time. With interactive learning, exploration, experiments, and fun children will be begging to return.
Columbia real estate offers a little something for everyone. There are great apartments that offer walkability to the downtown areas, historic neighborhoods and even new home developments. As the area continues to grow, so do the unique opportunities our state capitol offers.