What to do, where to stay,& what to eat in Camden
Our mild climate and many activities make Camden a great place to visit year-round. Check out all the fun opportunities and start planning your vacation today.
Schools, utilities, real estate, &more to help you in your move
If you’re planning to move to Camden, take a closer look at everything our city offers right here. We love living in Camden, and we think you’ll enjoy the simple life in our vibrant community too.
Helpful service, safety, & utilitiesinformation for Camden residents
The City of Camden is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in our community. Our town is known as a great place to live, and we're making improvements every day that will make you proud to call Camden home.
Licenses, permits, zoning, &utilities information for businesses
The City of Camden is proud to support our many local business owners. Find all the resources you need for an existing or prospective business here in Camden.
With a storied history dating back to 1732, the city of Camden is South Carolina’s oldest inland city. We are located in the Midlands of South Carolina, about 20 minutes northeast of our capital city, Columbia. The city is bordered by the Wateree River, giving the area a lush biodiversity in both plants and wildlife.
Camden has a population of about 7,000 residents, who enjoy the beauty of our natural landscape and the wide variety of activities available. Our city offers gorgeous architecture, historic landmarks, and friendly people. Our residents often say they have chosen to live here to enjoy the conveniences of a small town life with culture and style.
While Camden has strong roots in the past with our many historic sites and antebellum mansions, we are also looking forward to an amazing future. Building facades in Camden are being restored to reveal the natural beauty of our historic architecture, and we are enhancing the community feel of our town with new green space and a more pedestrian-friendly downtown area. Above all, we will continue to foster a happy, healthy, thriving community here in Camden.
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