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Columbia, South Carolina Real Estate For Sale!
Coldwell Banker United, Realtors has homes for sale in the following cities and communities surrounding the Columbia, South Carolina area. Our highly trained agents are knowledgeable in all areas and can offer guidance in buying a home, selling a home and relocating to another area or across the country.
- Aiken, South Carolina
- Blythewood, South Carolina
- Camden, South Carolina
- Chapin, South Carolina
- Columbia, South Carolina
- Irmo, South Carolina
- Lake Murray in South Carolina
- Lexington, South Carolina
Columbia is the state capital and largest city in South Carolina with a population of 129,272 according to the 2010 census. Columbia is the county seat of Richland County, but a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. The city is the center of a metropolitan statistical area of 794,491, the largest within the state. The name "Columbia" was a poetic term for the Americas derived from Christopher Columbus.
Located 13 miles northwest of South Carolina's geographic center, Columbia is the primary city of the Midlands region of South Carolina, which is comprised of several counties in the central portion of the state. The city lies at the confluence of two rivers, the Saluda and the Broad, which merge at Columbia to form the Congaree River, popular with paddlers and kayakers in the area. The state's flagship and largest university, the University of South Carolina, is located in Columbia. Historically, the city was the location of the South Carolina Secession Convention, which marked the departure of the first state from the Union in the events leading up to the Civil War.
Columbia, South Carolina enjoys a diversified economy, with the major employers in the area being South Carolina state government, the Palmetto Health hospital system, Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC and the University of South Carolina. Fort Jackson is the U.S. Army's largest training post.
Columbia has a tremendous park and recreation system. In the Northwest area of Columbia is Lake Murray which offers water activities as well as numerous lake communities and waterfront homes. Residents of Columbia enjoy knowing it is only two hours to the beach and a few hours to the mountains.
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