Best Places To Live In South Carolina 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Clemson, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,904
83
  • Blythewood, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,631
83
  • Mount Pleasant, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 67,963
82
  • Northlake, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,891
82
  • North Augusta, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,224
82
  • Charleston, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 120,903
81
  • Mauldin, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,849
81
  • Arcadia Lakes, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 909
81
  • Sullivan's Island, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,905
81
  • Chapin, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,469
80
  • Briarcliffe Acres, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 496
80
  • Five Forks, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,306
80
  • Aiken, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,494
80
  • North Myrtle Beach, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,926
80
  • Forestbrook, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,858
80
  • Lyman, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,234
80
  • Fort Mill, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,912
80
  • Irmo, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,221
80
  • Summerville, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 42,864
80
  • Hilton Head Island, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 37,420
80
  • Lexington, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,900
79
  • Lake Wylie, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,135
79
  • Pawleys Island, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 78
79
  • Tigerville, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,681
79
  • Bluffton, SC
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,186
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in South Carolina for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in South Carolina is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. South Carolina has a population of 4,630,351 and a population density of 147.5 people per square mile. The capital city is Columbia and the largest city in South Carolina is Columbia. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.