Movers Guide to Living in Fort Mill SC

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March 4th, 2020


Moving to Fort Mill SC or near Rock Hill? Our neighborhood is one of the top places to raise your family in South Carolina, with excellent public school systems and great neighborhoods to purchase a home, you can see why Fort Mill is a great place to call home.

Learn more about living, working, and enjoying this great community along the Carolina state border.

Get To Know Fort Mill SC

Population: 14,451
Home Price: $291,900

This sparse Charlotte suburb is unique and quite the places to visit. Highly-rated public schools like Springfield Middle School or Pleasant Knoll Elementary School are some of the reasons young families move to Fort Mill. Our close proximity to Charlotte NC is another draw for young professionals. It is said that Fort Mill is one of the fastest-growing communities in the state!

This area is also known for the annual spring Strawberry Festival and many other exciting things to do.

Nearby Cities

Tega Cay - This "Beautiful Peninsula" bordering Lake Wylie is a recreational dream! Tega Cay is a short 20-minute drive from Fort Mill SC and a summer getaway. Enjoy music with excellent views at the Tega Cay concert series starting in April. Each month a new band showcases their talents at Runde Park.

Charlotte NC - Attractions, arts and culture, there is never a shortage of things to do in Charlotte or also known as the Queen City of North Carolina. Across state lines from Fort Mill SC, Charlotte is an artistic, family-oriented community. Enjoy 10 Park Lanes, the local bowling alley, or 7th Street Public Market, for the area's freshest produce and food.

Rock Hill SC - The largest city in York County and Home of Winthrop University, Rock Hill SC is a growing neighborhood with lots of opportunities. Fountain Park comes to life with the traveling food trucks every 3rd Friday of the month. Enjoy music and delicious options for lunch or dinner. Celebrate spring with the Come-See-Me-Festival or the Glencairn BloomFest. Explore this nearby city with rich history and exciting things to do!


Things to do in York County SC

The Strawberry Festival is an annual event held at the beginning of spring! Food, games, entertainment, and community fellowship is what keeps this event happening every year. Meet the strawberry Queen or enter the golf tournament or even head downtown for the Strawberry Jam; there is plenty do.

The Fort Mill History Museum is rich with stories of ole. Learn about the celebrities that lived here and made a name for themselves in Fort Mill.

Looking for a little local theater? Fort Mill's Community Playhouse produces and shows multiple theatrical performances. Enjoy the latest comedy skits or celebrate the holiday season with the local actors at Community Playhouse.

Storage Near You

Moving to the area or relocating within a Fort Mill neighborhood, our nearby storage units can help! Better Boxes Self Storage offers a variety of indoor storage units to assist with your move to the area. We can help you store while you search for your next home in York County SC.

Get started and reserve your storage unit online today!