Website ranks best towns in SC for young families | News
A personal finance website has named Lexington one of the best towns for young families in the state.
According to NerdWallet.com, Lexington’s top employers include county government and the local school district. Midway Elementary has won Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards for 11 consecutive years, according to the website. The awards recognize student achievement and teacher performance and they are even evaluated with in-person visits.
The town has seen over 8 percent of growth since 1999, according the website.
Coming in at No. 1 is Fort Mill because of access to industry. It’s close to the banking industry hub of Charlotte, N.C. and Rock Hill to the south.
Others who made the list include: Clemson, Mount Pleasant, Summerville and Charleston.
NerdWallet’s Best Towns for Young Families:
- Fort Mill
- Mount Pleasant
- Goose Creek