City At A Glance

Downtown Columbia, SC

Quick Facts:

Population: 132,474
Median Household Income: $38,995
Average Work Commute: 15 Minutes
Median Home Price: $135,500

About Columbia, SC

Home to the University of South Carolina and its Gamecocks sports teams, Columbia is both a college town and one of America's Best Affordable Places to Retire, according to U.S. News & World Report. As the capital of South Carolina, Columbia has a vibrant entertainment scene that offers several fun things to do, as well as outdoor attractions, diverse neighborhoods and thriving businesses.