Business

Whether you’re looking to start a new business or searching for a place to invest and grow your company, Lake City, South Carolina, offers a vigorous business climate and ready workforce.

Our local infrastructure, proximity to major cities and thoroughfares, and work ethic of our people poise Lake City to compete on the national and even global stage — and makes our South Carolina town one of the best places to start a new business or relocate or expand corporate operations.

A hotbed for business

Studies have shown tremendous economic viability in Lake City. Our top-rated healthcare systems, thriving schools, local arts and cultural venues, and business-friendly local government and services create an attractive environment for business owners looking for opportunities to grow a business while drawing quality talent. Local education and training institutions create a well-primed workforce, while our competitive business tax environment paves the way for business success.

Invest in Lake City

Lake City provides a competitive, attractive location for new development. With financial tax incentives and loan programs available, Lake City supports new construction and stimulates economic growth by encouraging the investment and expansion of businesses in a range of sectors: retail, food service, manufacturing, information technology, bio-medical, environmental and more.