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Williamston SC

Williamston South Carolina
“Historic Williamston, Spring To Life”

Town of Williamston SC

The town of Williamston is located in Anderson county nestled in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the beautiful scenic Upstate South Carolina Mountains Region. Williamston is a thriving area with industrial, commercial, and tourist activity. Its proximity to the I-85 business corridor and metropolitan areas make it a great place to live, work and play. Williamston is only 15 minutes from Greenville or Anderson, and a comfortable average temperature of 64 degrees. The town of Williamston is a pleasant place to spend a day, a week, or a lifetime.

History of Williamston SC

Williamston was named for West Allen Williams, who discovered a natural mineral spring on his property. The town developed around this “miracle” mineral spring, whose water was believed to have healing properties and made the town a popular health resort in the early 1800s. The site where the mineral spring still exists and is now Williamston Park, where the town holds the annual Spring Water Festival.

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