A great place to call “home!”
Summerville, SC encompasses true southern charm from its plentiful history as a charming southern town to its growth as a newly discovered city. There is no question why Dorchester County, SC is the number two fastest growing county in South Carolina. When you couple beautiful botanical gardens and historical plantations with a bustling economy, the highest ranked schools in South Carolina and good old fashioned hospitality you get Summerville…where there is something for everyone! The town of Summerville has charm that abounds back to the 16th century when settlers chose “Flowertown In The Pines” for the refreshing air and beautiful weather. Summerville is a haven of small town hospitality just miles from historical Charleston, SC – a fun-loving historical highlight of the South.
In the 19th century settlers from all over the world came to Summerville as it was deemed one of the best places in the world for the treatment and recovery of lung disorders by the International Congress of Physicians in Paris, France. Summerville nurtured ailing people and provided refuge as many people first ventured to “Flowertown In The Pines” for the summer months and as time passed those summer settlers stayed year round hesitant to leave such a quaint charming town. Summerville has entertainment for just about anyone, from breath-taking historical plantations and gardens to outdoors adventures. Summerville’s Dorchester Colonial State Park where kayaking, canoeing, horseback riding and mountain biking is a great way to spend a summer day. Golfers have four courses to choose from in Summerville, and history buffs have museums galore to reminisce Summerville’s history. With world renowned professionals and award winning cuisine an elegant dinner can complete any relaxing day in Summerville.
Dorchester Ditrict II school reports show SAT levels higher than state and national averages, and was also rated with an average improvement level with a good absolute rating, and adequate yearly progress as they accomplished all their established goals. Summerville has 13 primary and secondary schools. One of the best schools is Rollings Middle School of The, which has a rating of 10. The school has 629 students. Public schools in Summerville are part of Dorchester 02 School District. Charleston County School District is close and is rated worse than Dorchester 02 School District. Nearby Berkeley 01 School District is worse, with a rating of 7. Summerville’s population is 35,110. Dorchester 02 School District enrolls 62% of the population of Summerville. “Our mission is to meet the needs of all students by establishing standards of learning that all students are expected to achieve.”
With the discovery of Summerville growth is upon us. With new schools, road expansions and companies relocating, the Summerville, SC Real Estate market is strong. With the current market, those relocating to Summerville, SC have opportunities galore. From new construction homes through custom or spec builders, to resale homes that have quality craftsmanship and detail only an existing home can offer to historic homes preserved throughout the years. Summerville SC Real Estate has it all! Summerville is the charming hometown you’ve been looking for. From history to modern culture, the charm of Summerville is everywhere. With plenty of adventures your family will enjoy to great area schools, Summerville awaits. Contact us or one of Summerville Specialist to help you find the home fit for your family. With CENTURY 21 Properties Plus, we believe You Deserve More!